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

Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates

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
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davies, Douglas James
  • Mates, Lewis H
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Cremation
Label
Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates
Link
http://lalibcon.state.lib.la.us/refer/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fliterati.credoreference.com%2Fcontent%2Ftitle%2Fashgtcremation
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Literati online resource
  • Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
87 images, digital files
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710016698
  • (CaBNvSL)gtp00546765
  • (Credo)ashgtcremation2005
  • 9781849728126
  • Credo
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Encyclopedia of cremation, edited by Douglas J. Davies with Lewis H. Mates
Link
http://lalibcon.state.lib.la.us/refer/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fliterati.credoreference.com%2Fcontent%2Ftitle%2Fashgtcremation
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Literati online resource
  • Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
87 images, digital files
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710016698
  • (CaBNvSL)gtp00546765
  • (Credo)ashgtcremation2005
  • 9781849728126
  • Credo
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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