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CA 0178: Dead Man Walking; Preventing the Return of the Dead

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Description

An Overview of Burial Practices used to Prevent the Return of the Dead in the Middle Ages.

Author:

Ternullo, Dina

Summary:

Table of Contents

Dedication
Introduction 
Brief Historical Context
Why Employ Apotropaic measures?
Where do Revenants come from?
Decapitation
Prone (face down) burial
Let mutilation/restraint
covering with stones
Stones in the corspe’s mouth
Staking
Sickle burials
Kiinal burials
Cremation
Conclusion
Bibliography
Notes

Further details:

Softcover: 58 pages
Language:English
Illustrations: B&W
EAN-13:CA 0178
Product Dimensions: 21.5 x 14.0 x 0.5 cm

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg

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