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The Resource Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates, (electronic resource)

Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates, (electronic resource)

Label
Encyclopedia of cremation
Title
Encyclopedia of cremation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Encyclopedia of Cremation is the first major reference resource focused on cremation. Spanning many world cultures it documents regional histories, ideological movements and leading individuals that fostered cremation whilst also presenting cremation as a universal practice. Tracing ancient and classical cremation sites, historical and contemporary cremation processes and procedures of both scientific and legal kind, the encyclopedia also includes sections on specific cremation rituals, architecture, art and text
Additional physical form
Also available in print version.
Cataloging source
CaBNvSL
Dewey number
393/.2/03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GT3330
LC item number
.E53 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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  • Davies, Douglas James
  • Mates, Lewis H
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
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Cremation
Label
Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/ashgtcremation
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Control code
9781849728126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781849728126
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
87 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710016698
  • (CaBNvSL)gtp00546765
  • (Credo)ashgtcremation2005
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/ashgtcremation
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Control code
9781849728126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781849728126
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
87 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710016698
  • (CaBNvSL)gtp00546765
  • (Credo)ashgtcremation2005
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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