By Reid L. Neilson
Mormon founder Joseph Smith is likely one of the so much arguable figures of nineteenth-century American heritage, and an almost inexhaustible topic for research. during this quantity, fifteen students provide essays on tips on how to interpret and comprehend Smith and his legacy. together with essays by means of either Mormons and non-Mormons, this wide-ranging assortment is the single on hand survey of latest scholarly opinion at the impressive guy who all started one of many quickest becoming non secular traditions within the glossy world.
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