Smith, George D.
Nauvoo Polygamy : "... But We Called it Celestial Marriage"
Salt Lake City, UT
[2009 John Whitmer Historical Association winner for Best Book]
This book explores the sexual politics and practice of plural marriage during the Nauvoo period of church history. Special attention is given to Joseph Smith's relations to his plural wives.
"A Forced Abstinence" : Negotiating Orthodoxy and the Emergence of Mormon Teetotalism
"A Subject That Can Bear Investigation" : Anguish, Faith, and Joseph Smith's Youngest Plural Wife
"Denying the Undeniable" : Examining Early Mormon Polygamy Renunciations
"He Had No Other Wife but Me" : Emma Hale Smith and Mormon Polygamy
"Reasonings Sufficient" : Joseph Smith, Thomas Dick, and the context(s) of early Mormonism
A Peculiar People : Anti-Mormonism and the Making of Religion in Nineteenth-Century America
A Response to Grant Palmer's "Sexual Allegations against Joseph Smith and the Beginnings of Polygamy in Nauvoo"
Fanny Alger and Joseph Smith's Pre-Nauvoo Reputation
From Doctor to Disciple : Willard Richard's Journey to Mormonism
Identifying Joseph Smith's Plural Wives
In Heaven as It Is on Earth : Joseph Smith and the Early Mormon Conquest of Death
John C. Bennett and Joseph Smith's Polygamy : Addressing the Question of Reliability
Joseph Smith : Monogamist or Polygamist?
Joseph Smith and the Development of Habeas Corpus in Nauvoo, 1841-44
Joseph Smith as Guardian : The Lawrence Estate Case
Joseph Smith's Personal Polygamy
Joseph Smith's Plural Wives after the Martyrdom
Joseph Smith's Polygamy
Joseph's Temples : The Dynamic Relationship Between Freemasonry and Mormonism
Layered Lives : Boston Mormons and the Spatial Contexts of Conversion
Monogamy Underground : The Burial of Mormon Plural Marriage in the Graves of Joseph and Emma Smith
Parley P. Pratt : The Apostle Paul of Mormonism
Persuading Men and Women to Join in Celestial Marriage
Separated but not Divorced : The LDS Church's Uncomfortable Relationship with its Polygamous Past
Sexual Slander and Polygamy in Nauvoo
Temples Rising : A Heritage of Sacrifice
The Adam-God Doctrine and the Persistence of Polygamy
The Conjugal Relationships of Parley P. Pratt as Portrayed in His Autobiography
The Forgotten Story of Nauvoo Celestial Marriage
The Oxford Handbook of Mormonism
The Social-Historical Context of Mormon Beliefs
Vox Joseph Vox Dei : Regarding Some of the Moral and Ethical Aspects of Joseph Smtih's Practice of Plural Marriage
William Smith's Patriarchal Blessings and Contested Authority in the Post-Martyrdom Church
William Vorhease and the Murder of Joseph Smith