"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 has served as guest editor of the Journal of the West and has published numerous books and articles in geographical and historical journals. He is Founding Director of the Center for Greater Southwestern Studies and the History of Cartography and a professor of history at UT Arlington.

Imprint: Utah State University Press

Book Details

  • Paperback Price: $7.95
  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-87421-884-8
  • Ebook Price: $7.95
  • 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