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The Resource Death, dissection and the destitute, Ruth Richardson

Death, dissection and the destitute, Ruth Richardson

Label
Death, dissection and the destitute
Title
Death, dissection and the destitute
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Richardson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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Richardson, Ruth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Pelican books
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  • Death
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Body snatching
  • Human dissection
  • Dead bodies (Law)
  • Great Britain
  • Death
  • Dissection
  • Dissection
  • Funeral Rites
  • Funeral Rites
  • Grave Robbing
  • Social Conditions
  • Social Conditions
  • United Kingdom
Label
Death, dissection and the destitute, Ruth Richardson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1987
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [378]-407
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The corpse and popular culture -- The corpse as an anatomical object -- The corpse as a commodity -- The sanctity of the grave asserted -- Foregone conclusions -- "Trading assassins" -- Alternative necrology -- Bringing "science to the poor man's door" -- The act "is uninjurious if unknown" -- The bureaucrat's bad dream -- The unpardonable offence
Control code
19265813
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvii, 426 pages
Isbn
9780140228625
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: Library's copy inscribed with manuscript dedication to University of Missouri Special Collections by the author.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1611358
Label
Death, dissection and the destitute, Ruth Richardson
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1987
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [378]-407
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The corpse and popular culture -- The corpse as an anatomical object -- The corpse as a commodity -- The sanctity of the grave asserted -- Foregone conclusions -- "Trading assassins" -- Alternative necrology -- Bringing "science to the poor man's door" -- The act "is uninjurious if unknown" -- The bureaucrat's bad dream -- The unpardonable offence
Control code
19265813
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvii, 426 pages
Isbn
9780140228625
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MU: Library's copy inscribed with manuscript dedication to University of Missouri Special Collections by the author.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1611358

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