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Books pubblicati nella collana Oxbow Books Ltd Paperback con argomento Funeral Rites And Ceremonies

The Archaeology of the Dead

The Archaeology of the Dead

Duday Henri  Pearce John (TRN)  Cipriani Anna Maria (TRN) 
edizioni Oxbow Books Ltd collana Oxbow Books Ltd (Paperback)

Based on an intensive course in burial archaeology given by Duday in 2004, and on his experience of excavating human burials across the world, this book looks at the way in which the analysis of skeletons can help us to rediscover the lives of people who lived in the past and inform us of their view of death. The author...

€ 48,40
Burial, Society and Context in the Roman World

Burial, Society and Context in the Roman World

Pearce John (EDT)  Millett Martin (EDT)  Struck Manuela (EDT) 
edizioni Oxbow Books Ltd collana Oxbow Books Ltd (Paperback) , 2000

Although a large number of cemeteries have been explored in Roman Britain they have never been seen as central to the study of the province. This collection of twenty-eight papers, from a symposium held at the University of Durham in 1997, explores different approaches to examine the contribution that cemeteries can...

€ 58,10
Living With the Dead

Living With the Dead

Harrington Nicola 
edizioni Oxbow Books Ltd collana Oxbow Books Ltd (Paperback)

Living with the Dead presents a detailed analysis of ancestor worship in Egypt, using a diverse range of material, both archaeological and anthropological, to examine the relationship between the living and the dead. Iconography and terminology associated with the deceased reveal indistinct differences between the...

€ 53,20