The Mountain Meadows Massacre
Place Published: Stanford, CA
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Date Published: 1950
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 41995
243pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Tan cloth over boards with lettering and decorative stamping in green on the spine and front cover. Map endpapers. Index. Bibliography. Very good plus condition. There is a contemporary gift inscription on the half title page. Jacket missing.
The classic treatment of a still-controversial part of Mormon and Western History. The first edition of historian Juanita Brook's groundbreaking work on the infamous Mountain Meadows Massacre. This exhaustively researched book helped to shine a light on this dark episode in Western history. Cited by many as the definitive work on Mountain Meadows. Scallawagiana 96.