Jon Krakauer's literary reputation rests on insightful chronicles of lives conducted at the outer limits. In UNDER THE BANNER OF HEAVEN, he shifts his focus from extremes of physical adventure to extremes of religious belief within our own borders. At the core of his book is an appalling double murder committed by two Mormon Fundamentalist brothers, Ron and Dan Lafferty, who insist they received a revelation from God commanding them to kill their blameless victims. Beginning with a meticulously researched account of this ...

Under the Banner of Heaven 2003, Random House Large Print Publishing, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375432217

Large type / large print


Under the Banner of Heaven 2003, Random House Audio Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780739306574


Audiobook cassette