Mormon Historical Studies - Spring 2013 | Vol. 14 | No. 1

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To Fill up the World: Joseph Smith Urban Planner
by Benjamin E. Park

“Wars and Rumors of Wars”: United Kingdom Latter-day Saints and the Crimean War, 1853–1856
by Zachary R. Jones

Around the World a Second Time: The 1912 Travel Writings of Andrew Jenson
by Reid L. Neilson

“We believe in the gift of tongues”: The 1906 Pentecostal Revolution and Its Effects on the LDS Use of the Gift of Tongues in the Twentieth Century
by Alan J. Clark

LDS Missionary Work in the Middle East: The Deaths of Emil J. Huber and Joseph W. Booth in Aleppo, Syria
by James A. Toronto

LDS Symbols of the Relief Society
by Connie Lamb


The “Caractors” Document: New Light on an Early Transcription of the Book of Mormon Characters
by Michael Hubbard MacKay, Gerrit J. Dirkmaat, and Robin Scott Jensen

“We Have Ever Regarded Mr. Harris as an Honest Man”: An Erroneous Death Report and Obituary of Martin Harris
by Kyle R. Walker 

Historical Sites

Location Veneration: Independence, Missouri, in Latter-day Saint Zionist Tradition and Thought
by Alonzo L. Gaskill

Book Reviews

Book Reviews

Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet
by John G. Turner
Reviewed by Gene A. Sessions

The Mormon People: The Making of an American Faith
by Matthew Bowman

Reviewed by Jonathan Moyer 

Early Mormon Missionary Activities in Japan, 1901–1924 
by Reid L. Neilson
Reviewed by Aaron Skabelund

Mormonism’s Last Colonizer: The Life and Times of William H. Smart 
by William B. Smart
Reviewed by Gary L. Boatright Jr.

Salt Lake City: The Place Which God Prepared 
by Scott C. Esplin and Kenneth L. Alford, eds.
Reviewed by W. Randall Dixon

Parley P. Pratt: The Apostle Paul of Mormonism
by Terryl L. Givens and Matthew J. Grow
Reviewed by Alexander L. Baugh

Another Kind of Gold: The Life of Albert King Thurber, a Utah Pioneer, Explorer and Community Builder
by William G. Hartley

Reviewed by Mark Edwin Miller