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Massacre at Mountain Meadows

An American Tragedy

By Ronald W. (Ronald Warren) Walker, 1939-

Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen of the youngest children.

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2008

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9780195160345


Format: Book
Author: Walker, Ronald W. (Ronald Warren), 1939-
Summary: Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen of the youngest children.
Title: Massacre at Mountain Meadows : an American tragedy / Ronald W. Walker, Richard E. Turley, Jr., Glen M. Leonard.
Publisher Date: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Subject: Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857
Isbn: 9780195160345 0195160347
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Format: Book
Author: Walker, Ronald W. (Ronald Warren), 1939-
Summary: Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen of the youngest children.
Title: Massacre at Mountain Meadows : an American tragedy / Ronald W. Walker, Richard E. Turley, Jr., Glen M. Leonard.
Publisher, Date: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Description: xvi, 430 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857
Other Author: Turley, Richard E.
Other Author: Leonard, Glen M.
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-408) and index.
LCCN: 2008014451
ISBN: 9780195160345
ISBN: 0195160347
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Call Number: 979.202 Wal