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Author Carroll, Maureen.

Title Spirits of the dead [electronic resource] : Roman funerary commemoration in Western Europe / Maureen Carroll.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xx, 331 p. : ill., maps.
Series Oxford studies in ancient documents
Oxford studies in ancient documents.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-321) and index.
Contents Memory and commemoration -- Anonymity, violation, and memory loss -- Selecting a monument -- Conveying a message --Causes of death -- Family and household -- Mapping population movement -- Social mobility and social change -- Death on earth, life in heaven.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Sepulchral monuments -- Rome.
Epitaphs -- Rome.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Rome.
Europe, Western -- Antiquities, Roman.
Rome -- Social life and customs.
Rome -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0199291071 (alk. paper)

 
    
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