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The Resource Digging up the dead : a history of notable American reburials, Michael Kammen

Digging up the dead : a history of notable American reburials, Michael Kammen

Label
Digging up the dead : a history of notable American reburials
Title
Digging up the dead
Title remainder
a history of notable American reburials
Statement of responsibility
Michael Kammen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals a treasure trove of fascinating, surprising, and sometimes gruesome stories of exhumation and reburial from throughout American history
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kammen, Michael G
Dewey number
393/.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3203
LC item number
.K365 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exhumation
  • Exhumation
  • Burial
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
Label
Digging up the dead : a history of notable American reburials, Michael Kammen
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223091314113
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
A short history of reburial: patterns of change over time -- Heroes of the Revolution: the siting and reciting of patriotism -- Honor, dishonor, and issues of reputation: from sectionalism to nationalism -- Problematic graves, tourism, and the wishes of survivors -- Disinterred by devotion: religion, race, and spiritual repose -- Repossessing the dead elsewhere in our time
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 260 p.
Isbn
9780226423296
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009023515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
3173829
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 416137413
  • (OCoLC)416137413
Label
Digging up the dead : a history of notable American reburials, Michael Kammen
Publication
Bar code
31223091314113
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
A short history of reburial: patterns of change over time -- Heroes of the Revolution: the siting and reciting of patriotism -- Honor, dishonor, and issues of reputation: from sectionalism to nationalism -- Problematic graves, tourism, and the wishes of survivors -- Disinterred by devotion: religion, race, and spiritual repose -- Repossessing the dead elsewhere in our time
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 260 p.
Isbn
9780226423296
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009023515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
3173829
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 416137413
  • (OCoLC)416137413

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