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Unpopular sovereignty : Mormons and the federal management of early Utah Territory / Brent M. Rogers.

Author:
Rogers, Brent M. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[London: University of Nebraska Press, 2017, , ©2017]
Description:
xiv, 383 pages : illustrations, maps; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-371) and index.
Contents:
Imperium in imperio : sovereignty and the American territorial system -- Intimate contact : gender, plural marriage, and the U.S. Army in Utah Territory, 1854-1856 -- Missionaries to the Indians : Mormon and federal Indian policies -- Confronting the "twin relics of barbarism" : the Mormon question, the Buchanan administration, and the limits of popular sovereignty -- The Utah War and the westward march of federal sovereignty, 1857-1858 -- The U.S. Army and the symbolic conquering of Mormon sovereignty -- To 1862 : the codification of federal authority and the end of popular sovereignty in the western territories.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780803276772 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 080327677X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780803295858 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0803295855 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2016012916
OCLC:
945549991
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