Review: “Thunder From the Right: Ezra Taft Benson in Mormonism and Politics”

“Thunder From the Right: Ezra Taft Benson in Mormonism and Politics” – Edited by Matthew L Harris Published by: University of Illinois Press, 2019Number of Pages: 247, Paper Binding and eBook, Cloth by Special orderPrice: Paperback: $27.95, eBook: $14.95, Hardback: … Continue reading

Review: John Pierce Hawley: A Mormon Ulysses of the American West

Title: Life and Times of John Pierce Hawley: A Mormon Ulysses of the American West Author: Melvin JohnsonPublisher: Greg Kofford Books Pages: 210 Year: 2019 Price: Paper $24.95; Cloth $34.95 Odysseus and Scylla by PinkParasol In Book XII of Homer’s … Continue reading

Council of Fifty minutes: anti-American sentiment, theocratic aspirations, and institutional transparency

Matthew J. Grow, Ronald K. Esplin, Mark Ashurst-McGee, Gerrit J. Dirkmaat, and Jeffrey D. Mahas, eds., The Joseph Smith Papers, Administrative Records, Council of Fifty, Minutes, March 1844–January 1846, Ronald K. Esplin, Matthew J. Grow, Matthew C. Godfrey, general eds. Salt … Continue reading