The Twenty-Seventh Wife Author:Irving Wallace Brigham Young married one woman too many when he took Ann Eliza Webb as his twenty-seventh wife. He was the leader of the polygamous Mormon faith, as powerful in the Utah Territory as the President of the United States. She was a great beauty with a quiet manner--and an iron will. For four years, Eliza lived in Brigham Young's harem as his twent... more »y-seventh wife. Then, one summer morning, she walked out, deserting her husband and suing for a divorce.
The saga of Ann Young's brave fight for liberation is not only a landmark in the history of women's rights, but also a thrilling story. In the hands of bestselling novelist Irving Wallace, it becomes a reading experience you will not soon forget.« less