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The Resource Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero

Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero

Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America
Title
Purified by fire
Title remainder
a history of cremation in America
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Prothero
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Publisher Fact Sheet
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prothero, Stephen R
Dewey number
393/.2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3330
LC item number
.P76 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 K-751
  • WA 11 AA1
NLM item number
P967p 2001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cremation
  • Cremation
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Public opinion
  • United States
  • Cremation
  • Cremation
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Manners and customs
  • Public opinion
  • United States
Summary expansion
A history of cremation in America
Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The cremation of Baron De Palm -- Sanitary reform -- Resurrection and the resurrectionists -- The business of cremation -- The memorial idea -- Consumers' last rites -- Contemporary ways of cremation
Control code
653310
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 266 pages
Isbn
9780520208162
Lccn
00059005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 653310
  • (OCoLC)44633004
  • (OCoLC)44633004
Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The cremation of Baron De Palm -- Sanitary reform -- Resurrection and the resurrectionists -- The business of cremation -- The memorial idea -- Consumers' last rites -- Contemporary ways of cremation
Control code
653310
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 266 pages
Isbn
9780520208162
Lccn
00059005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 653310
  • (OCoLC)44633004
  • (OCoLC)44633004

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