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--Rites of Passage: The Gathering as Cultural Credo Dean L. May, 1


  • --Prophets in America ca. 1830: Emerson, Nat Turner, Joseph Smith Richard H. Brodhead, 42
  • --Bertel Thorvaldsen's Christus: A Mormon Icon Matthew O. Richardson, 66
  • --Begging to Be in the Battle: A Mormon Boy in World War I Lynne Watkins Jorgensen, 101
  • --New Dimensions of Devotion: Walter Krause Donald Q. Cannon, 135
  • --Sheriff Jacob B. Backenstos: "Defender of the Saints" Omer (Greg) W. Whitman and James L. Varner, 150
  • --Missionary Couples in Communist Europe Kahlile Mehr, 179
  • --Riding on the Eagle's Wings: The Japanese Mission under American Occupation, 1948-52 Shinji Takagi, 200


  • --Telling the Restoration Story: Gerald N. Lund's The Work and the Glory Saga Richard H. Cracrofi, 233


--Richard E. Turley Jr., editor/producer, Selected Collections from the Archives of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Gary James Bergera, 254

--DeEtta Demaratus. The Force of a Feather: The Search for a Lost Story of Slavery and Freedom Henry Wolfinger, 259

--Richard Neitzel Holzapfel, Brigham Young: Images of a Mormon Prophet Maxine Hanks, 262

--Jeffrey Nichols, Prostitution, Polygamy, and Power: Salt Lake City, 1847-1918 Kathryn M. Daynes, 264


--Shane LeGrande Whelan, More Than One: Plural Marriage, a Sacred Heritage, a Promise for Tomorrow, 267

--Paul Edwards, The Angel Acronym: A Mystery Introducing Toom Taggart, 268

--Monroe Lee Billington and Roger D. Hardaway, eds., African Americans on the Western Frontier, 270

--Dennis B. Home, Called of God by Prophecy: Spiritual Experience, Doctrine, and Testimony from Church Leaders Reveal How God Chooses His Servants, 271

--Carole Gates Sorensen, Gates of Hellhole: An Authorized Biography of Thomas Gates, Superintendent-Yuma Territorial Prison, 1886-1888, 1893-1896, 274

--Stanford J. Lay ton, ed. Utah's Lawless Fringe: Stories of True Crime, 275

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