Orrin Porter Rockwell: Man of God, Son of Thunder
Schindler, Harold , Dale Bryner(illus.)
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: University of Utah Press
Date Published: 1966
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 48955
399pp. Quarto [25.5 cm] in full brown bonded leather with gilt spine title and cover device.
Scarce leather-bound variant of the first edition. Harold Schindler's magnum opus on the life and times of the notorious Orrin Porter Rockwell, bodyguard to both Joseph Smith and Brigham Young, and hired assassin of the saints. Schindler spent six years delving into the controversies and mysteries surrounding this colorful and controversial figure.