Appearances of the Dead: A Cultural History of Ghosts

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Prometheus Books, 1984 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 232 pages
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My reaction to reading this book in 1993. I picked this book up on a lark and am glad I did. I thoroughly enjoyed this witty, informative book. The cultural history of ghosts is fascinating – from the ... Read full review

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Christianity and EarlyMedieval Revenants
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Purgatory Penance and the Restless Dead in
49
Demons and Ghosts
90
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Ronald C. Finucane is Professor of History at Oakland University and the author of "Miracles and Pilgrims: Popular Beliefs in Medieval England,"

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