Bushman Richard Believing History Latter Day Saint Essays New York NY Columbia. Bushman richard believing history latter day saint School Rochester Institute of Technology; Course Title HIST 326; Type. Essay. Uploaded By stonei5578. Pages 7 This preview shows page 2 - 5 out of 7 pages.
Believing History: Latter-day Saint Essays, Richard Bushman argues that Smith remained largely quiet on his early visions and broke with the revivalist visionaries of his time (who published tracts of their own), by focusing his energy on forming a church.13 A shared consensus amongst these scholars, however, is that Smith was bringing something new to the religious scene by publishing an.