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Book Review

January 11, 2018
Book Review
Just South of Zion: The Mormons in Mexico and Its Borderlands
Richard Neitzel Holzapfel

This daily feature is an introduction to a full Book Notice by Richard Neitzel Holzapfel. To read the full text of this review, follow the link below.

Jason H. Dormady and Jared M. Tamez are doing important work in borderland studies—studies surrounding the history of the U.S.–Mexico borderlands and surrounding regions.

Dormady is an associate professor of history at Central Washington University and the author of Primitive Revolution: Restorationist Religion and the Idea of the Mexican Revolution, 1940–1968 (2011). Tamez is a well-known history PhD student and blogger focusing on the LDS experience in Mexico, LDS Hispanics in the United States, and race and Mormonism.