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Author Jessop, Flora, 1969-

Title Church of lies / Flora Jessop and Paul T. Brown.

Publication Info. San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 Southington Library - Adult  289.33 JES    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  289.33 JESSOP    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-285) and index.
Contents The end of innocence -- Home sweet home -- The rape -- The great escape -- Little runaway -- The prisoner -- Married -- Gone for good -- No boundaries -- The end of the road -- Shauna -- No one's property -- Family -- Ruby -- Lost and found -- Changes -- Rescuing the fawns -- Running away again -- Laurene -- No sympathy for the devil -- Fighting on -- Epilogue.
Summary "How Flora Jessop escaped the slavery and sexual abuse of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and dedicated herself to the continuing rescue and successful liberation of women and children from this notorious sect"--Jacket
Subject Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Polygamy -- Arizona -- Colorado City.
Polygamy -- Utah -- Hilldale.
Arranged marriage.
Child sexual abuse.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Controversial literature.
Latter Day Saint churches -- Controversial literature.
Jessop, Flora, 1969-
Added Author Brown, Paul T.
ISBN 9780787994624 cloth $25.95
0787994626 cloth $25.95
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