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Cemeteries of San Diego County

David M. Caterino, Seth Mallios - History - 2008 - 127 pages
From its Native American and mission graveyards to its modern megacemeteries, San Diego County's historical landscape has an incredibly diverse array of final resting places ...
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The Deadly Politics of Giving: Exchange and Violence at Ajacan, Roanoke, and ...

Seth Mallios - History - 2006 - 150 pages
A clash of cultures on the North American continent. With a focus on indigenous cultural systems and agency theory, this volume analyzes Contact Period relations between North ...
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Cemeteries of Seattle

Robin Shannon - History - 2007 - 128 pages
A fascinating story exists just below Seattle's surface, buried in the city's many historic cemeteries. Founded in 1872 on land acquired from Doc Maynard, Lake View Cemetery ...
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Cemeteries of the Eastern Sierra

Gena Philibert-Ortega - History - 2007 - 127 pages
California's Eastern Sierra region, encompassing Inyo and Mono Counties, is a paradise of striking contrasts and beauty. Early settlers came to this area--now known chiefly for ...
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Legal Executions in the Western Territories, 1847-1911: Arizona, Colorado ...

R. Michael Wilson - History - 2010 - 228 pages
"This collection of case histories examines hundreds of trials and death sentences carried out by the law of the "Wild West." The legal executions, most of them by hanging ...
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Cemetery Stories: Haunted Graveyards, Embalming Secrets, and the Life of a ...

Katherine Ramsland - Social Science - 2001 - 256 pages
Never look at a grave the same way again Admit it: You're fascinated by cemeteries. We all die, and for most of us, a cemetery is our final resting place. But how many people ...
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The Place of the Dead: Death and Remembrance in Late Medieval and Early ...

Bruce Gordon, Peter Marshall - History - 2000 - 324 pages
This volume of essays provides a comprehensive treatment of a very significant component of the societies of late medieval and early modern Europe: the dead. It argues that to ...
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Constructing Death: The Sociology of Dying and Bereavement

Clive Seale - Family & Relationships - 1998 - 236 pages
A basic motivation for social and cultural life is the problem of death. By analysing the experiences of dying and bereaved people, as well as institutional responses to death ...
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Death in Banaras

Jonathan P. Parry - Religion - 1994 - 314 pages
A study of Hindu death rituals and the sacred specialists who perform them in the Indian city of Banaras.
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