Week of February 13, 2012


In the News: The New York Times recently featured an article on Mormon voters who are supporting Mitt Romney, also a Mormon, in his quest for the Republication presidential nomination.

The 19th Wife: A Novel
By David Ebershoff. Random House, 2008
Call Number: PS3555 .B4824 A615 2008

Banner of the Gospel: Wilford Woodruff
Edited by Alexander L. Baugh and Susan Easton Black. Brigham Young University, 2010
Call Number: BX8695 .W55 B75 2010

Big Love: The Complete First, Second, and Third Seasons (DVD)
HBO Entertainment
Call Number: PN1992.77 .B52422 2006 / PN1992.77 .B52423 2007 / PN2992.77 .B52424 2010 (Boca Raton Media Center)

The Book of Mormon
By Terryl L. Givens. Oxford University Press, 2009
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

Devil’s Gate: Brigham Young and the Great Mormon Handcart Tragedy
By David Roberts. Simon & Schuster, 2008
Call Number: F593 .R54 2008

Equal Rites: The Book of Mormon, Masonry, Gender, and American Culture
By Clyde R. Forsberg, Jr. Columbia University Press, 2004
Call Number: BX8611 .F65 2004

Evaluating the Effects of Polygamy on Women and Children in Four North American Mormon Fundamentalist Groups: An Anthropological Study
By Janet Bennion. Edwin Mellen Press, 2008
Call Number: BX8680 .M55 B46 2008

Excavating Nauvoo: The Mormons and the Rise of Historical Archaeology in America
By Benjamin C. Pykles. University of Nebraska Press, 2010
Call Number: F549 .N37 P95 2010

Expose of Polygamy: A Lady’s Life among the Mormons
By Fanny Stenhouse. Edited by Linda Wilcox DeSimone. Utah State University Press, 2008
Call Number: BX8645 .S67 2008

Fire and Sword: A History of the Latter-Day Saints in Northern Missouri, 1836-39
By Leland Homer Gentry and Todd M. Compton. Greg Kofford Books, 2011
Call Number: BX8615 .M8 G46 2011

Gettysburg to Great Salt Lake: George R. Maxwell, Civil War Hero and Federal Marshal among the Mormons
By John Gary Maxwell. University of Oklahoma Press, 2010
Call Number: F826 .M28 M396 2010

In the Whirlpool: The Pre-Manifesto Letters of President Wilford Woodruff to the William Atkin Family, 1885-1890
Edited by Reid L. Neilson. Arthur H. Clark Co., 2011
Call Number: BX8695 .W55 A4 2011

Junius and Joseph: Presidential Politics and the Assassination of the First Mormon Prophet
By Robert S. Wicks and Fred R. Foister. Utah State University Press,2005
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

The Missouri Mormon Experience
Edited by Thomas M. Spencer. University of Missouri Press, 2010
Call Number: BX8615 .M8 M57 2010

The Mormon Church on Trial: Transcripts of the Reed Smoot Hearings
Edited by Michael Harold Paulos. Signature Books, 2008
Call Number: E664 .S68 M67 2008

Mormon Thunder: A Documentary History of Jedediah Morgan Grant
By Gene A. Sessions. Greg Kofford Books, 2008
Call Number: BX8695 .G72 S47 2008

The Mormon War: Zion and the Missouri Extermination Order of 1838
By Brandon G. Kinney. Westholm, 2011
Call Number: F826 .K555 2011

Mormonism: A Very Short Introduction
By Richard L. Bushman. Oxford University Press, 2008
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

The Nauvoo Legion in Illinois: A History of the Mormon Militia, 1841-1846
By Richard E. Bennett et al. University of Oklahoma Press, 2010
Call Number: UQ178 .N38 B46 2010

Parley P. Pratt: The St. Paul of Mormonism
By Terryl L. Givens and Matthew J. Grow. Oxford University Press, 2011
Call Number: BX8695 .P7 G58 2011

Pioneer, Polygamist, Politician: The Life of Dr. Martha Hughes Cannon
By Mari Graña. TwoDot, 2009
Call Number: BX8695 .C26 G73 2009

The Politics of American Religious Identity: The Seating of Senator Reed Smoot, Mormon Apostle
By Kathleen Flake. University of North Carolina Press, 2004
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

Shakers, Mormons, and Religious Worlds: Conflicting Visions, Contested Boundaries
By Stephen C. Tayson. Indiana University Press, 2011
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

When Men Become Gods: Mormon Polygamist Warren Jeffs, His Cult of Fear, and the Women Who Fought Back
By Stephen Singular. St. Martin’s Press, 2008
Call Number: HQ994 .S56 2008