Purified by Fire: A History of Cremation in America

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Purified by Fire: A History of Cremation in America - Prothero, Stephen R

"Readers of "Purified by Fire" will find themselves enthralled by their own history and left pondering the disposition of their own remains. Prothero has crafted a thoroughly admirable book, a model for writing cultural history on religiously significant topics. The scholarship is exemplary. Prothero is accurate, critical, anlaytical, and all the ...

Purified by Fire: A History of Cremation in America 2001, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520208162

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