Massacre At Mountain Meadows

Massacre At Mountain Meadows

by William Wise
     
 
"Wise has reconstructed, in this fascinating if gruesome book, one of the most shocking incidents in the annals of the American West—the 1857 massacre of more than 100 California-bound emigrants in southern Utah by a band of Mormons." (Library Journal)

"In this excellently researched and excellently written history...William Wise presents convincing evidence

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"Wise has reconstructed, in this fascinating if gruesome book, one of the most shocking incidents in the annals of the American West—the 1857 massacre of more than 100 California-bound emigrants in southern Utah by a band of Mormons." (Library Journal)

"In this excellently researched and excellently written history...William Wise presents convincing evidence showing that the Mormon Church, including President Brigham Young, was party to the robbery." (Boston Herald)

"Must rank as one of the half dozen boldest and most important books ever written on the Mormons. As an eloquent, moving document, it stands virtually alone." (Professor Stanley Hirshon, New York Times)


Author Bio: William Wise is the versatile author of Killer Smog, one of the earliest books on the world's air pollution crisis and problems leading to global warming. He is also the author of many books for young people.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595092581
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/2000
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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