The Viper on the Hearth

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  • The Viper on the Hearth

  • Auteur : Terryl L. Givens
  • Editeur : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn Code : 0199985138
  • Genre : Religion
  • Nombre de pages : 272
  • Date de publication : 2012-12-31
  • Évaluation des livres 4.5
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In 1997, Terryl Givens's The Viper on the Hearth was praised as a new classic in Mormon studies. In the wake of Mormon-inspired and -created artistic, literary, and political activity--today's "Mormon moment"--Givens presents a revised and updated edition of his book to address the continuing presence and reception of the Mormon image in contemporary culture.

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