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The Resource The Sacred Remains : American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883, (electronic resource:)

The Sacred Remains : American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883, (electronic resource:)

Label
The Sacred Remains : American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883
Title
The Sacred Remains
Title remainder
American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Related
Cataloging source
BIP US
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laderman, Gary
Dewey number
306.9/0973
Intended audience
Scholarly & Professional
Intended audience source
Yale University Press
Summary expansion
This fascinating book explores the changing attitudes toward death and the dead in northern Protestant communities during the nineteenth century. Gary Laderman offers insights into the construction of an "American way of death", illuminating the central role of the Civil War and tracing the birth of the funeral industry in the decades following the war
Label
The Sacred Remains : American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883, (electronic resource:)
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000240460
Dimensions
09.250 x 06.130 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
238 p.
Governing access note
Available for distribution in: USA, UNITED KINGDOM, SOUTH AFRICA, AUSTRALIA
Isbn
9780300078688
Lccn
96010373
Other control number
9780300078688
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000240460
Label
The Sacred Remains : American Attitudes Toward Death, 1799-1883, (electronic resource:)
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000240460
Dimensions
09.250 x 06.130 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
238 p.
Governing access note
Available for distribution in: USA, UNITED KINGDOM, SOUTH AFRICA, AUSTRALIA
Isbn
9780300078688
Lccn
96010373
Other control number
9780300078688
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000240460

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