“A masterful overview of archaeological work on American gravestones and cemeteries that should be on the shelf of every student and scholar of mortuary studies.”—Lynn Rainville, author of Hidden History: African-American Cemeteries in Virginia“A landmark publication that synthesizes for the first time the massive amount of research on historic mortuary archaeology, especially monuments, across America. An essential text for many archaeologists, ...
By Sherene Baugher
Series: American Experience in Archaeological Pespective
Paperback: 276 pages
Publisher: University Press of Florida; Reprint edition (December 8, 2016)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 439846
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
Excellent book regarding the archaeology of cemeteries and the evolution of symbols, markers, and epitaphs.