"Like the Hajis of Meccah and Jerusalem"

Orientalism and the Mormon Experience, 1820-1970

by Richard V. Francaviglia

Volume 17, The Collected J. Arrington Lecture Series


The Special Collections and Archives of Utah State University's Merrill-Cazier Library houses the personal and historical collection of Leonard J. Arrington, renowned scholar of the American West.

The Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture annually hosts the presentation of current research by a leading scholar. Among the lecturers have been such notable historians as Thomas G. Alexander, Richard L. Bushman, Sarah Barringer Gordon, Howard Lamar, Jan Shipps, Donald Worster, and Pulitzer Prize-winner Laurel Thatcher Ulrich.

 

Richard V. Francaviglia is professor of history and geography and director of the Center for Southwestern Studies and Cartography at the University of Texas at Arlington. His books include Mapping and Imagination in the Great Basin, Go East, Young Man, Over the Range and "Like the Hajis of Meccah and Jerusalem".

Imprint: Utah State University Press

Book Details

  • Paperback Price: $8.95
  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-87421-884-8
  • Ebook Price: $8.95
  • EISBN: 978-0-87421-885-5
  • Publication Year: 2012
  • Pages: 43
  • Discount Type: Short
  • Author: by Richard V. Francaviglia
  • ECommerce Code: 978-0-87421-884-8