Sports in Zion

Sports in Zion : Mormon Recreation, 1890-1940

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Just like many progressive reforms concentrated on "Americanizing" immigrants, LDS recreational efforts intended to "Mormonize" the rising generation of post-polygamy young men and women.show more

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  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 160.5 x 235.2 x 22.9mm | 471.74g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252028570
  • 9780252028571

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"Richard Ian Kimball has written an innovative analysis of Mormon culture from a novel perspective, opening up a whole new window to help us understand Mormon culture and society." --Steven A. Riess, editor of American Sporting Experience: A Historical Anthology of Sport in Americashow more

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