Charles H. Kegel explains how "one of the most powerful, sustained, and influential relationships between major literary figures of nineteenth century England was that which existed between Thomas Carlyle and John Ruskin." He explores how this friendship was able to survive in "Carlyle and Ruskin: An Influential Friendship." The first Mormon colonists in Mexico suffered greatly through trials and diseases. Karl Young explores their timeline in "Early Mormon Troubles in Mexico." Also read the article by R. Max Rogers entitled, "The Anti-Christian Background of German Literary Naturalism."