The Resource The sea their graves : an archaeology of death and remembrance in maritime culture, David J. Stewart

The sea their graves : an archaeology of death and remembrance in maritime culture, David J. Stewart

Label
The sea their graves : an archaeology of death and remembrance in maritime culture
Title
The sea their graves
Title remainder
an archaeology of death and remembrance in maritime culture
Statement of responsibility
David J. Stewart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a study of more than 2,100 gravestones and monuments in North America and the United Kingdom erected between the seventeenth and late twentieth centuries, David Stewart expands the use of nautical archaeology into terrestrial environments
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
394/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
V737
LC item number
.S74 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New perspectives on maritime history and nautical archaeology
Label
The sea their graves : an archaeology of death and remembrance in maritime culture, David J. Stewart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Death Stands Ready at the Door" : The Dangers of Maritime Life -- Values for a Dangerous World -- "The Natural Sepulchre of a Sailor" : Burial at Sea As Ritual Performance -- "Was Never Since Heard Of" : Remembering the Missing -- "Rocks and Storms I'll Fear No More" : The Anchor and the Cross -- Conclusions: A Living Tradition
Control code
ocn756280806
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813040608
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25839809
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)756280806
  • acaebk0813040604

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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