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Under the banner of heaven [sound recording] : [a story of violent faith] / Jon Krakauer.

Krakauer, Jon. (Author). Brick, Scott. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

At the core of this 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.
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 K (Text) 33892004255809 Adult Audiobooks CD None 04/28/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0736695184 :
  • Physical Description: 10 sound discs (approximately 13 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Library edition.
  • Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Unabridged.
Subtitle from container.
Compact disc.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Scott Brick.
Summary, etc.:
At the core of this 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.
Subject: Mormon fundamentalism.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Summary: At the core of this 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.

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