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Under the banner of heaven : a story of violent faith / Jon Krakauer.

Krakauer, Jon. (Author).

Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Summary:

Presents an account of the 1984 murder of Brenda Lafferty and her fifteen-month-old daughter Erica by Mormon Fundamentalists Ron and Dan Lafferty, brothers to the victims' husband and father who claim they were acting on an order directly from God, and provides insights into Mormon Fundamentalists and other extremist belief systems.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 289.3 KRA 2004 (Text) 33892100241943 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 12/12/2017 Checked out 08/05/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400032808
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 399 pages : maps (some color) ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First Anchor Books Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2004.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-358) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Presents an account of the 1984 murder of Brenda Lafferty and her fifteen-month-old daughter Erica by Mormon Fundamentalists Ron and Dan Lafferty, brothers to the victims' husband and father who claim they were acting on an order directly from God, and provides insights into Mormon Fundamentalists and other extremist belief systems.
Target Audience Note:
1350L Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Upper Grades 10.0 23.0
Subject: Mormon fundamentalism
Summary: Presents an account of the 1984 murder of Brenda Lafferty and her fifteen-month-old daughter Erica by Mormon Fundamentalists Ron and Dan Lafferty, brothers to the victims' husband and father who claim they were acting on an order directly from God, and provides insights into Mormon Fundamentalists and other extremist belief systems.

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