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Author Givens, Terryl author.

Title Parley P. Pratt : the Apostle Paul of Mormonism / Terryl L. Givens, Matthew J. Grow.

Imprint New York, New York : Oxford University Press, [2011], ©2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 PRATT,P GIV    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    92 PRATT,P GIV    Available
Description 499 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The young seeker -- Dreams of Zion -- The archer of paradise -- "Strange and novel truths" -- "Strong dungeons and gloomy prisons" -- Apostle to the British -- Triumph and tragedy in Joseph's city -- Many Mormonisms : the East -- Many Mormonisms : exodus and England -- Pioneering westward -- Lamanites in the Pacific -- Parley and Mrs. Pratt(s) -- Prospecting for souls in San Francisco -- Murder and martyrdom.
Summary Biography of Parley P. Pratt, examining the dramatic events of his life and the crucial role he played in the expansion and foundational theology of early Mormonism.
Subject Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Apostles -- Biography.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History.
Mormon Church -- Apostles -- Biography.
Mormon Church -- History.
Added Author Grow, Matthew J. author.
ISBN 9780195375732 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195375734 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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