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The Resource Anglo-Saxon deviant burial customs, Andrew Reynolds

Anglo-Saxon deviant burial customs, Andrew Reynolds

Label
Anglo-Saxon deviant burial customs
Title
Anglo-Saxon deviant burial customs
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Reynolds
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Anglo-Saxon Deviant Burial Customs is the first detailed consideration of the ways in which Anglo-Saxon society dealt with social outcasts. Beginning with the period following Roman rule and ending in the century following the Norman Conquest, it surveys a period of fundamental social change, which included the conversion to Christianity, the emergence of the late Saxon state, and the development of the landscape of the Domesday Book. While an impressive body of written evidence for the period survives in the form of charters and law-codes, archaeology is uniquely placed to investigate the ear
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reynolds, Andrew
Dewey number
942.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Medieval history and archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Deviant behavior
  • Great Britain
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • England
  • England
  • England
Label
Anglo-Saxon deviant burial customs, Andrew Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-312) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Sources, approaches, and contexts -- Burials, bodies, and beheadings : interpretation and discovery -- Social deviants in a pagan society : the fifth to seventh centuries -- Social deviants in a Christian world : the seventh to eleventh centuries -- The geography of deviant burial in Anglo-Saxon England -- Themes and trajectories : the wider social context
Control code
ocn430942922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191567650
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)430942922
Label
Anglo-Saxon deviant burial customs, Andrew Reynolds
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-312) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Sources, approaches, and contexts -- Burials, bodies, and beheadings : interpretation and discovery -- Social deviants in a pagan society : the fifth to seventh centuries -- Social deviants in a Christian world : the seventh to eleventh centuries -- The geography of deviant burial in Anglo-Saxon England -- Themes and trajectories : the wider social context
Control code
ocn430942922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191567650
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)430942922

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