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The Resource Death's summer coat : what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living, Brandy Schillace

Death's summer coat : what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living, Brandy Schillace

Label
Death's summer coat : what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living
Title
Death's summer coat
Title remainder
what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living
Statement of responsibility
Brandy Schillace
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A doctor combines her profession along with her love of literature and history in a scholarly work that examines how humans have dealt with death and mortality throughout time and through changing cultures
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Cataloging source
FBP
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Schillace, Brandy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Death
  • Death in popular culture
Label
Death's summer coat : what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living, Brandy Schillace
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239-258) and index
Contents
Dead and Knowing It -- Eat Your Dead (and Other Advice) -- Through a Glass, Darkly -- Dying Victorian: Memento Mori, Hair Jewellery and Crape -- Death at the Anatomy Theatre -- Death and the Doctor -- Death Comes to Dinner
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781605989389
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933733882
  • (OCoLC)ocn933733882
  • 749482
Label
Death's summer coat : what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living, Brandy Schillace
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239-258) and index
Contents
Dead and Knowing It -- Eat Your Dead (and Other Advice) -- Through a Glass, Darkly -- Dying Victorian: Memento Mori, Hair Jewellery and Crape -- Death at the Anatomy Theatre -- Death and the Doctor -- Death Comes to Dinner
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781605989389
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933733882
  • (OCoLC)ocn933733882
  • 749482

Library Locations

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