Mormon War of 1838
Author Brandon Kinney talks about his book, The Mormon War: Zion and the Missouri Extermination Order of 1838. He discusses the causes of tension and conflict between the new and rapidly growing Mormon community and earlier Missouri settlers. As a result of the three-month war, an estimated 10,000 Mormons were forced to flee east to Illinois. From the Kansas City Public Library. close
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