Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear - Bondeson, Jan, Dr., M.D.

During the 1800s, stories filled medical journals as well as fiction (Poe's "The Premature Burial") of people being buried before they actually died. Canvassing medical records of the time, the author presents an engrossing and witty history of the fear and facts of being buried alive. Illustrations.

Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear 2002, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393322224

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Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear 2001, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393049060

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