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The 19th Wife

(2008)
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Faith, I tell them, is a mystery, elusive to many, and never easy to explain.

Sweeping and lyrical, spellbinding and unforgettable, David Ebershoff's The 19th Wife combines epic historical fiction with a modern murder mystery to create a brilliant novel of literary suspense.

It is 1875, and Ann Eliza Young has recently separated from her powerful husband, Brigham Young, prophet and leader of the Mormon Church. Expelled and an outcast, Ann Eliza embarks on a crusade to end polygamy in the United States. A rich account of a family's polygamous history is revealed, including how a young woman became a plural wife.

Soon after Ann Eliza's story begins, a second exquisite narrative unfolds-a tale of murder involving a polygamist family in present-day Utah. Jordan Scott, a young man who was thrown out of his fundamentalist sect years earlier, must reenter the world that cast him aside in order to discover the truth behind his father's death.

And as Ann Eliza's narrative intertwines with that of Jordan's search, readers are pulled deeper into the mysteries of love and faith.

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Hardback Editions

2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-385-61475-6 / 978-0-385-61475-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Black Swan
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December 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The 19th Wife (Center Point Platinum Fiction (Large Print))
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 1-60285-360-6 / 978-1-60285-360-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point Pub
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January 2001 : USA Hardback
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 1-4000-6397-3 / 978-1-4000-6397-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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2008 : USA Hardback
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Title: The 19th Wife [19TH WIFE]
Author(s): David(Author) Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-7394-9907-6 / 978-0-7394-9907-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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Paperback Editions

April 2014 : UK Paperback

Title: The 19th Wife
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-552-77988-1 / 978-0-552-77988-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Black Swan
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June 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-8129-7415-8 / 978-0-8129-7415-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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January 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The 19th Wife
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-552-77498-7 / 978-0-552-77498-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Black Swan
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January 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: The 19th Wife
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-8129-8071-9 / 978-0-8129-8071-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Inc.
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August 2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: The 19th Wife
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-385-61476-4 / 978-0-385-61476-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday
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2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: The 19th Wife, a Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 1-60751-724-8 / 978-1-60751-724-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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Audio Editions

December 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The 19th Wife
Author(s): David Ebershoff
Publisher: AudioGO Ltd.
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September 2008 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
Publisher: Random House Audio
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September 2008 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
Publisher: Random House Audio
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August 2008 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 0-7393-7453-2 / 978-0-7393-7453-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio
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August 2008 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The 19th Wife, 15 Cds [Unabridged Library Edition]
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 1-4159-5784-3 / 978-1-4159-5784-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books On Tape
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2008 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: The 19th Wife (Unabridged Audio Cassettes)
Author(s): David Ebershoff
ISBN: 1-4159-5803-3 / 978-1-4159-5803-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Kindle Editions

June 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The 19th Wife (Random House Reader's Circle Deluxe Reading Group Edition): A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
Publisher: Random House
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September 2008 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The 19th Wife
Author(s): David Ebershoff
Publisher: Transworld Digital
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August 2008 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The 19th Wife: A Novel
Author(s): David Ebershoff
Publisher: Random House
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