Massacre at Mountain Meadows: An American Tragedy

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On September 11, 1857, a band of Mormon militia, under a flag of truce, lured unarmed members of a party of emigrants from their fortified encampment and, with their Paiute allies, killed them. More than 120 men, women, and children perished in the slaughter. 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 ...

Massacre at Mountain Meadows: An American Tragedy 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195160345

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