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A House Full of Females is the richest work on the social history of religion in a generation. “The reader who opens A House full of Females is truly privileged to have Laurel Thatcher Ulrich as their guide into the circles of strong women who defended plural marriage before Utah voted to give the vote to women/5(68).
A House Full of Females is a history exploring Mormon polygamy as it unfolded, written by one of our country's foremost historians. Laurel based the book on journals and letters of women (and some men), writings that were recorded as the marriage system developed, with the intent to understand people's true and immediate reactions to it.4/5.
About A House Full of Females. From the author of A Midwife’s Tale, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft Prize for History, and The Age of Homespun–a revelatory, nuanced, and deeply intimate look at the world of early Mormon women whose seemingly ordinary lives belied an astonishingly revolutionary spirit, drive, and determination.
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A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women's Rights in Early Mormonism, Kindle Edition. s: From the author of A Midwife's Tale, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft Prize for History, and The Age of Homespun --a revelatory, nuanced, and deeply intimate look at the world of early Mormon women whose seemingly ordinary lives belied an astonishingly revolutionary spirit, drive, and determination.
Summary From the author of A Midwife's Tale, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft Prize for History, and The Age of Homespun —a revelatory, nuanced, and deeply intimate look at the world of early Mormon women whose seemingly ordinary lives belied an astonishingly revolutionary spirit, drive, and determination.
In the best ways, A House Full of Females remains a work of traditional ‘women’s history,’ a straightforward exploration of women’s lives and experiences on their own terms The work of dedicated and imaginative historians like Ulrich allows us access to lost worlds.” —Beverly Gage, The New York Times Book ReviewReviews: A House Full of Females 作者: Laurel Thatcher Ulrich 出版社: Highbridge Co 副标题: Plural Marriage and Women's Rights in Early Mormonism, 出版年: 定价: GBP 装帧: Audio CD ISBN: -- Betty Burton on LEAVING HOME 'An absolutely glorious book that captivates from the start.' Daily Record on A HOUSE FULL OF WOMEN 'Vibrant characters and a tremendous pulse' -- Miriam Fitzpatrick (RTE GUIDE) on House Full of Wo 'A dramatic plot, very believable human characters.
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Stitching together diary entries, letters, meeting minutes, and quilt patterns, Dr. Ulrich tells the story of early Mormon women living in “plural marriage” in her new book A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women’s Rights in Early Mormonism, From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Midwife’s Tale: a revelatory and intimate look at the world of early Mormon women, whose seemingly ordinary lives belied an astonishingly revolutionary spirit.
A stunning and controversial book that pieces together—through more than two dozen nineteenth-century diaries, letters, albums, minute-books, and quilts left by first-generation Latter.
A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women’s Rights in Early Mormonism,by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Thousands of details from forgotten lives of domesticity enrich this first-rate history, writes Deborah D. Rogers Please login or register to read this article. A house full of women --Essence of marigold --A question of style --The letters --A nest of dolls --Visiting Aunt Alix --Her first apartment.
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This approach figures prominently in Ulrich’s latest book, “A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women’s Rights in Early Mormonism. House of Women. Lynn Freed. Rating details ratings 33 reviews. Seventeen-year-old Thea lives a strange and sheltered life with her mother, Nalia, retired opera singer and Holocaust survivor.
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Current track: A House Full Of Women A House Full Of Women. Like. There was a problem playing this track. JI Summer Book ClubII: A House Full of Females, Chapter 3 By Steve Fleming J Having set the stage of the nature of early Mormon sociality in the first two chapters, in chapter three Ulrich first broaches the topic of plural marriage.
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