Mormonism

Mormonism
Author : W. Paul Reeve
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Total Pages : 449
Release : 2010
ISBN 10 : 9781598841077
ISBN 13 : 1598841076
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mormonism Book Description:

Covering its historic development, important individuals, and central ideas and issues, this encyclopedia offers broad historical coverage of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. * 140 entries on individuals, places, events, and issues * An overview section of six essays tracing the history of Mormonism from Joseph Smith's vision to years of global expansion that began in the mid-20th century * 50 contributors who are among the world's foremost scholars on the Mormon religion and its history * A chronology of Mormonism from its beginnings in upstate New York to its current status as a globalized church headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah * A bibliography of the latest scholarship on Mormon history


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