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Book Review: “Seeking the Promised Land” by David E. Campbell, John C. Green and J. Quin Monson

posted on August 28, 2014

At The Wall Street Journal, Naomi Schaefer Riley reviews “Seeking the Promised Land,” a book on the emergence of Mormons as cohesive political force. “Mormonism is a quintessentially American religion, founded in the U.S. and kept alive by a persecuted group that eventually sought out a land of its own and rose through piety, self-sufficiency and hard work into prosperity and community well-being,” writes Riley. “It is hard to think of a group that better represents American ideals. Whether that will get a Mormon into the White House is another story.”

Read at The Wall Street Journal