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i to extremes of religious belief within our own borders At the core of his book is an appalling double murder committed by two Mormon Fundamentalist brothers Ron and Dan Lafferty who insist they received a revelation from God commanding them to kill their blameless victims Beginning with a meticulously researched account of this divinely inspired crime Krakauer constructs a multilayered bone chilling narrative of messianic delusion savage violence polygamy and unyielding faith Along the way he uncovers a shadowy offshoot of America’s fastest growing religion and raises provocative uestions about the nature of religious beliefKrakauer takes readers inside isolated communities in the American West Canada and Mexico where some forty thousand Mormon Fundamentalists believe the mainstream Mormon Church went unforgivably astray when it renounced polygamy Defying both civil authorities and the Mormon establishmen

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  1. Len Len says:

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  2. Petra-X Petra-X says:

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  3. Colleen Colleen says:

    PDF Jon Krakauer Ú PDF Under the Banner of Heaven MOBI Ê Banner of PDF/EPUB Ú teachenglishthailand.co.uk under ebok, banner pdf, heaven book, Under the ebok, Banner of free, the Banner of free, Under the Banner of Heaven KindleI read this book for the book club at my local library Afterwards I felt indignant confused intrigued and disgusted about all forms of faith So I sincerely hoped that a Saint or two would show up at the book club meeting to nullify my extremely negative view of the church Alas no LDS believers showed so I am left to my own conclusions about the book and faith in general Here are some of my conclusions and uestions after reading this sprawling fascinating account of the history of polygamy and violence within the Church of Later Day SaintsThere is a certain appeal to having no choices Sometimes religion is comforting because obedience to a provided list of rules removes personal responsibility Strict adherence to a religion removes personal doubt When you b


  4. jessica jessica says:

    PDF Jon Krakauer Ú PDF Under the Banner of Heaven MOBI Ê Banner of PDF/EPUB Ú teachenglishthailand.co.uk under ebok, banner pdf, heaven book, Under the ebok, Banner of free, the Banner of free, Under the Banner of Heaven Kindlethis book is uite different from what i thought it would be i was excepting ‘in cold blood’ true crime vibes and that is present but much of the book explores the history of a particular religion and how extreme religious belief can sometimes inspire violent actions while the in depth history sections were not my favourite ive never been a history person no matter the topic i love JKs writing theres just something about it that makes me feel like he could take any subject and make it accessibly readable what i di


  5. BlackOxford BlackOxford says:

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  6. Stephen Stephen says:

    PDF Jon Krakauer Ú PDF Under the Banner of Heaven MOBI Ê Banner of PDF/EPUB Ú teachenglishthailand.co.uk under ebok, banner pdf, heaven book, Under the ebok, Banner of free, the Banner of free, Under the Banner of Heaven Kindle40 to 45 stars For non fiction this book had me absolutely riveted from the very beginning This true crime narative has three main themes all of which I think Krakauer accomplishes extremely well First this is a true crime story of the brutal double murder of Brenda Lafferty and her 15 month old baby girl at the hands Ron and Dan Lafferty the older brothers of Brenda’s husband Second is a survey of the origin and early history of Mormonism and the basic doctrines of the Mormon faith Third the book details the deep divide and animosity between the Mormon church and the various fundamentalist Mormon sects


  7. Mateo Mateo says:

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  8. Karen Karen says:

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  9. Cheryl Cheryl says:

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  10. John John says:

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