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Title
Brigham Young
Type
Text
Subject
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Presidents--Biography.
Mormon Church--Presidents--Biography.
Mormons--Biography.
Genre Form
biographies
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
portraits
Classification
LCC: BX8695.Y7 B55 2013 (Source: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2014453331
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Summary
Distills Young's larger-than-life story into a concise, readable biography that focuses on his most critical moments and achievements in the Mormon Church and during the era of American Western expansion.
Table Of Contents
New England roots
Boyhood and youth
Family man
Conversion
Missionary
Kirtland
Zion's Camp
The Quorum of Twelve
The temple and the tempest
Back to Missouri
To Britain and back
Increased responsibilities
The assassination
The new leader
History repeats itself
The great exodus
Winter quarters
To the Great Salt Lake Valley
Backtracking to winter quarters
Exodus completed
The colonizer
The governor
The Utah War
The Mountain Meadows Massacre
The aftermath of the atrocity
Polygamy
Legacy.
Authorized Access Point
Breslin, Ed. Brigham Young