Published May 2003
by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||524|
Brigham Young book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Brigham Young was a rough-hewn craftsman from New York whose impover 4/5. The journal of Brigham: Brigham Young's own story in his own words (Journals of the prophets) Brigham Young. from: $ This should be required reading for anyone living in Utah. I went to BYU but I learned more about Brigham Young by reading this book than I have in all my years as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This is by no means an exhaustive history of Brigham Young as Arrington points out/5(40). Brigham Young: American Moses Paperback – April 1, by Leonard J. Arrington (Author)Cited by:
This is a clear a well written biography of a great leader. In telling the tale of Brigham Young the book also tells the tale of the early rise of Mormonism, quite a tale for those of us who know littled about it. The book presents Brigham as a man not a saint or a hero. It is liberally peppered with quotes from the man's letters and diaries.4/5. As head of the Mormon Church and architect of the Mormon colony in Utah, Brigham Young was almost sole author of one of the most important chapters in the history of the American West. A towering figure in Mormonism, Brigham Young (), began his professional career as a carpenter and painter. Baptized a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Elsevier e-books. Science Direct is the world’s largest electronic collection of science, technology, and medicine full-text and bibliographic information. Ebook Central (ProQuest) Access to o books and maps, with concentrations in business and economics, computers and technology, humanities, life and physical science, and social.
Brigham Young, American religious leader, second president of the Mormon church, and colonizer who significantly influenced the development of the American West. A carpenter, joiner, painter, and glazier, Young settled in at Mendon, New York, near where the Book of Mormon was published in. Brigham Young was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement. He was the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from until his death. He was also the founder of Salt Lake City and the first governor of the Utah Territory, United States. Brigham Young University was named in his honor/5. Written by one of Brigham Young's daughter, this book provides a first hand look at pioneer times. Clarissa was 80 years old when she wrote it, so some of the stories may have been fables by the time she wrote them down, but none the less this was an interesting read/5. This is also the reason why the books in this series are available in paperback with a list price of $ But I would caution readers not to judge this book by its cover (or its cover price). In the context of the series' intent, I found that Mason's treatment of Brigham Young succeeded surprisingly well.