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Title Innocent blood : essential narratives of the Mountain Meadows Massacre / edited by David L. Bigler and Will Bagley.

Imprint Norman, Okla. : Arthur H. Clark Co., 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  979.202 In6 2008    ---  Available
Description 508 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Series Kingdom in the West ; v. 12
Kingdom in the West ; v. 12.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 479-492) and index.
Contents "I am a poor wayfaring stranger" : the Arkansas families -- "Travelin' through this world below" : the Mormon reformation -- "Dark clouds are going to gather 'round me" : the murder of Parley Parker Pratt -- "My way'll be rough and steep" : the emigrants go south -- "I'm only going over Jordan" : first reports of the emigrant massacre -- "Only goin' over home" : not one left to tell the story -- "The Santa Clara Expedition" : the Army cracks the case -- "Survivors of Sebastopol" : the children -- "A dose of rope" : fire from within and more obstruction -- "The bar of justice" : the trials of John D. Lee -- "The old man never flinched" : Lee's execution -- "Not an accessory before or after the fact" -- "The sheerest nonsense" : damning the dead and inventing the Missouri wildcats -- "These painted blood-thirsty Indians" : participant accounts -- "You don't forget the horror": the survivors remember -- "The shadow of treachery and death" :the legacy of mountain meadows.
Subject Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857 -- Sources.
Mormon pioneers.
Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- Biography.
Added Author Bigler, David L., 1927-2018.
Bagley, Will, 1950-
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