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0195218523

Earthly remains : the history and science of preserved human bodies

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Naples Library 393.3 CHAMBERLAIN (Text)
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  • ISBN: 0195218523
  • ISBN: 0714127558
  • Physical Description: 207 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-199) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface -- Myths and realities of preservation and decay -- Bog bodies -- Mummified bodies -- Frozen bodies -- Impressions of the dead -- To infinity and beyond?
Subject: Mummies.
Ice mummies.
Bog bodies.
Embalming.
Human remains (Archaeology)
Mummies.
Archaeology.
Embalming > history.


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