A Brief History of Death

A Brief History of Death

by W. M. Spellman


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780235042
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 12/15/2015
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 1,287,155
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

W. M. Spellman is professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Ashville and the author of many books, including Monarchies 1000–2000 and Uncertain Identity: International Migration since 1945, both published by Reaktion Books.

Table of Contents


1. Preliminary Patterns

2. Thinking Things Through

3. Extraordinary Narratives

4. Adverse Environments

5. Modern Reconsiderations



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