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The Resource Death in the New World : cross-cultural encounters, 1492-1800, Erik R. Seeman

Death in the New World : cross-cultural encounters, 1492-1800, Erik R. Seeman

Label
Death in the New World : cross-cultural encounters, 1492-1800
Title
Death in the New World
Title remainder
cross-cultural encounters, 1492-1800
Statement of responsibility
Erik R. Seeman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through a series of engrossing narratives, Death in the New World uses the customs surrounding death among Indians, Africans, and Europeans as a lens through which to examine the cross-cultural interactions in North America and the Caribbean in the three centuries following Columbus
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seeman, Erik R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Mourning customs
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Death
  • America
  • HISTORY
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Death
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Mourning customs
  • America
Label
Death in the New World : cross-cultural encounters, 1492-1800, Erik R. Seeman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812206005
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: ways of dying, ways of living -- Old worlds of death -- First encounters -- Burial and disinterment in the Chesapeake -- Holy bones and beautiful deaths in New France -- Grave missions: Christianizing death in New England -- Across the waters: African American deathways -- Crossing boundaries, keeping faith: Jewish deathways -- Burial and condolence in the Seven Years' War -- Conclusion: ways of living, ways of dying
Control code
ocn794700701
Extent
1 online resource (372 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812206005
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812206005
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700701
Label
Death in the New World : cross-cultural encounters, 1492-1800, Erik R. Seeman
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812206005
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: ways of dying, ways of living -- Old worlds of death -- First encounters -- Burial and disinterment in the Chesapeake -- Holy bones and beautiful deaths in New France -- Grave missions: Christianizing death in New England -- Across the waters: African American deathways -- Crossing boundaries, keeping faith: Jewish deathways -- Burial and condolence in the Seven Years' War -- Conclusion: ways of living, ways of dying
Control code
ocn794700701
Extent
1 online resource (372 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812206005
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812206005
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700701

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