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Death's summer coat : what the history of death and dying can tell us about life and living / Brandy Schillace.

Schillace, Brandy, (author.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 306.9 SCHILLACE (Text) 34706001514688 Non-Fiction 300-399 Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 306.9 SCHILLACE (Text) 30403002147429 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 306.9 SCH (Text) 70741000140694 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 306.9 SCH (Text) 30032010672233 ADULT NON-FICTION In transit -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 306.9 SCHILLACE (Text) 33946003108300 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781605989389
  • ISBN: 160598938X
  • Physical Description: 266 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-258) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Dead and knowing it -- Eat your dead (and other advice) -- Through a glass, darkly -- Dying Victorian: memento mori, hair jewellery and crape -- Death at the anatomy theatre -- Death and the doctor -- Death comes to dinner.
Summary, etc.: A doctor combines her profession along with her love of literature and history in a scholarly work that examines how humans have dealt with death and mortality throughout time and through changing cultures.
Subject: Death > Social aspects.
Death in popular culture.

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