Set in the 1860s at Utah s Dixie Mission, "The Giant Joshua"is the deeply moving story of a far-flung outpost in the desert where a band of Mormons, like the giant Joshua, fight to survive in an arid land. A young Mormon girlinnocent, tender, courageousfinds herself torn between fear of her older husband and love for his son; between her ...
Set in the 1860s at Utah s Dixie Mission, "The Giant Joshua"is the deeply moving story of a far-flung outpost in the desert where a band of Mormons, like the giant Joshua, fight to survive in an arid land. A young Mormon girlinnocent, tender, courageousfinds herself torn between fear of her older husband and love for his son; between her passionate faith in the stern tenets of Mormonism and her equally passionate desire for beauty and gaiety. Considered a classic in historical fiction, "The Giant Joshua"was first published by Houghton Mifflin in 1941. Distributed for Western Epics Publishing."
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Good. No Jacket. 637 pp. Green cloth over boards; corners bumped, some rubbing, edge wear, previous owner's bookplate on fep, some yellowing to pastedown. A novel of the struggles faced by the early Mormon Pioneers during their westward movement and persecution.
Good Tattered jacket. A wonderful story bound in a sturdy book. Illustrated dust jacket has been kept (although tattered) as the illustration is telling. The pages are clean and bright. This novel was written on a Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship grant. We ship withing 24 hours carefully wrapped. We guarantee your satisfaction. BNCTucsonbooks ships daily. Proceeds from the sales of books support an endowed scholarship to Brandeis University, Waltham Mass.
Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book A Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship Novel. Gold-stamped teal cloth. Lightly aged gutters. No names, clean text. Attr. lightly worn dust jacket w/ 1 small closed tear. Novel about the 19th-century westward migration of Mormons. Solid. 402 shelf.
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