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The mapmakers of New Zion : a cartographic history of Mormonism / Richard Francaviglia.

Author/Creator:
Francaviglia, Richard V., author.
Publication:
Salt Lake City, [Utah] : The University of Utah Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (289 pages) : color illustrations, maps
Subjects:
Mormon Church -- Maps -- History.
Cartography -- Utah -- History.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Maps -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction : "the map makes it visible" : mapping the sacred
"Right with the compass and right with God" : Mormon identity and cartographic inspiration
"I want the best" : cartography and the Mormon exodus
"This is the place" : Mormon mapmaking in the American West
"Considerable praise" : James H. Martineau, mapmaker extraordinaire
"Journey of faith" : mapping the Book of Mormon and Mormon origins
"Go ye into all the world" : maps and Mormon expansion
Conclusion : "make known his wonderful works" : reflections on maps, religion, and power.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-60781-409-9
OCLC:
952109758
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