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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

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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
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198437
Cataloging source
DLC
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Prothero, Stephen R
Dewey number
393.2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1340
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Cremation
  • Cremation
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Public opinion
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a history of cremation in America
Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-261) and index
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
ocm44633004
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 266 p.
Isbn
9780520208162
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00059005
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-0466
Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-261) and index
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
ocm44633004
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 266 p.
Isbn
9780520208162
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00059005
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-0466

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