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Emotional and Priestly Logic of Plural Marriage, The
by Kathleen Flake
Utah State University Press, 2010
Paper: 978-0-87421-802-2 | eISBN: 978-0-87421-803-9

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Kathleen Flake, associate professor of American religious history at Vanderbilt University examines the logic of those women who thrived, rather than suffered, in early Mormon polygamy, and finds that the marriage covenant granted them priestly rights and independence through the powers of heaven.


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