Many books have been written about Joseph Smith. This one the result of Truman Madsen s deep love for the Prophet and years of research illuminates specific facets of Joseph Smiths greatness, and is now enhanced with beautiful illustrations from well-known LDS artists. The topics discussed include Joseph Smiths First Vision, his personality and character, his spiritual gifts and attributes, his varied trials, and his last months and martyrdom. This book is filled with fascinating detail about key events in the Prophets life and his impact on people, resulting in a vivid portrayal of this remarkable man. This new edition, filled with outstanding art relating to the Prophet Joseph, is as visually beautiful as it is spiritually inspiring. It bears stirring testimony of the Prophets divine calling.