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Don't Shoot the Gentile

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When James Work took a teaching job at the College of Southern Utah in the mid-1960s, he knew little about teaching and even less about the customs of his Mormon neighbors. For starters, he did not know he was a “Gentile,” the Mormon term for anyone not a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. But just as he learned to be a religious diplomat and a ...more
Paperback, 152 pages
Published October 1st 2011 by University of Oklahoma Press
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Interesting account of a "gentile" English professor adapting to life and work in a LDS community during the 1960s.
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This was a fun easy read that made you laugh (if your LDS). Made me wonder if he was converted.
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