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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
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
198437
Cataloging source
DLC
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Prothero, Stephen R
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1340L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cremation
  • Cremation
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Public opinion
  • United States
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a history of cremation in America
Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
392448
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 266 pages
Isbn
9780520208162
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00059005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520208162
  • (Sirsi) ADA-0466
Label
Purified by fire : a history of cremation in America, Stephen Prothero
Publication
Copyright
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
392448
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 266 pages
Isbn
9780520208162
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00059005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520208162
  • (Sirsi) ADA-0466

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