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Mormon enigma

Linda King Newell

Mormon enigma

Emma Hale Smith, prophet"s wife, "Elect lady," polygamy"s foe, 1804-1879

by Linda King Newell

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Smith, Emma Hale.,
    • Mormons -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLinda King Newell and Valeen Tippetts Avery.
      ContributionsAvery, Valeen Tippetts.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8695.S515 N48 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 394 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages394
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4093549M
      ISBN 100385171668
      LC Control Number80002400

      Mormon Enigma Emma Hale Smith (Book): Newell, Linda King: Winner of the Evans Biography Award, the Mormon History Association Best Book Award, and the John Whitmer Association (RLDS) Best Book Award. A preface to this first paperback edition of the biography of Emma Hale Smith, Joseph Smith's wife, reviews the history of the book and its reception. Buy Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith 2nd Ed by Newell, Linda King, Avery, Valeen Tippetts (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(34).

      The work in question is "Who Really Wrote The Book of Mormon: The Spalding Enigma," by Wayne Cowdrey, Dr. Howard Davis and Arthur Vanick, recently published by Concordia, the highly respected publishing arm of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. Lest anyone be misled, this is a scholarly undertaking, not a religious work. In , Linda wrote, with Valeen Tippetts Avery, Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith, which has stood for nearly three decades as the definitive .

      WAYNE L. COWDREY is an ex-Mormon whose interest in the origins of The Book of Mormon derives from his family's tradition that they are relatives of the Oliver Cowdery who figures so prominently in The Spalding Enigma. As it turns out, Oliver's grand-father William Cowdery, Sr., was Wayne's uncle, six times removed. Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith: Author: Linda King Newell and Valeen Tippetts Avery: Publisher: University of Illinois Press: List Price: $ Our Price: $ Date: Pages: Additional Info: Description. Excellent biography of Joseph Smith's wife. Provides little known details of her life and struggle with polygamy.


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This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: Generally accepted as a pathbreaking book, "Mormon Enigma" rehabilitated the image of Emma Smith as the obstinate and faith-shirking figure that had long held sway among the Mormons and at the same time debunked the image she enjoyed in Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, now the Community of Christ, which she joined in /5(42).

Mormon enigma: Emma Hale Smith: manuscript, Overview of the Collection Creator Newell, Linda King Title Mormon enigma: Emma Hale Smith: manuscript Dates (inclusive) Quantity 2 boxes, (1 linear ft.) Collection Number USU_COLL MSS 85 Summary Unedited manuscript of the book.

John Larson of Mormon Expression did a book review of Mormon Enigma by Linda Newell and Valeen Avery. I’m not going to quote the whole podcast, but John gives a very interesting introduction to the book. In light of my recent post Latter-day Dissent, I thought I would continue the theme.

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Mormon Enigma is the bestselling biography of Emma Hale Smith, wife of the Mormon prophet Joseph Smith. It was Joseph Smith who announced that an angel of the Lord had commanded him to introduce a 'new order of marriage.' And it was Emma Hale Smith who confronted the practice of polygamy head on.

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