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On the Mormon Frontier The Diary of Hosea Stout by Juanita Brooks

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Published by Univ of Utah Pr (T) .
Written in English


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  • Latter-Day Saints (Mormons),
  • History - General History

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Open LibraryOL8085664M
ISBN 100874802148
ISBN 109780874802146

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In the last issue we reviewed two novels dealing with the Missouri and Illinois periods in Mormon history (see page ), Now comes this history of Mormonism, not — as the subtitle would indicate — confined to the Utah frontier, but covering the whole span of their dramatic history. Written by a man who was a convert to Mormonism, a trained sociologist who spent ten years living in Utah. On the Mormon frontier. [Hosea Stout; Juanita Brooks] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for An essential work in the study of Mormon and American history, this book presents the diary of Hosea Stout, an active and important participant in the Mormon Church expansion during the. Get this from a library! On the Mormon frontier; the diary of Hosea Stout, [Hosea Stout; Juanita Brooks] -- Hosea Stout was a participant in the mainstream movement as the newly formed Mormon Church expanded its membership and range. He held numerous positions of responsibility in church, civic, and. Free Book of Mormon Meet with Missionaries Find a Church Email Get a Book of Mormon. Get a Bible. Schedule a Visit. Find a Church. Study With Us. Contact. Believe Belong Become Search. Learn about the Savior, Jesus Christ, and how the basic beliefs of His Gospel can enrich our lives.