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Death in England An Illustrated History

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Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English


  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Folklore,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • World history,
  • Social aspects,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Death, Grief, Bereavement,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies,
  • Death & Dying,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Death,
  • England,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsPeter C. Jupp (Editor), Clare Gittings (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8025662M
ISBN 100813527899
ISBN 109780813527895

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