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The Resource Bog bodies uncovered : solving Europe's ancient mystery, Miranda Aldhouse-Green ; foreword by Val McDermid

Bog bodies uncovered : solving Europe's ancient mystery, Miranda Aldhouse-Green ; foreword by Val McDermid

Label
Bog bodies uncovered : solving Europe's ancient mystery
Title
Bog bodies uncovered
Title remainder
solving Europe's ancient mystery
Statement of responsibility
Miranda Aldhouse-Green ; foreword by Val McDermid
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
It is time for a new book about bog bodies: the number of known bodies is growing. Lindow Man, the famous 'Pete Marsh' discovered in Cheshire in the 1980s, has been joined by new finds from Ireland and elsewhere. Who were these unfortunate people, and why were they killed?
Cataloging source
JAI
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GN803
  • GN780.22.E85
LC item number
  • .A43 2015
  • A534 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Bog bodies uncovered : solving Europe's ancient mystery, Miranda Aldhouse-Green ; foreword by Val McDermid
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Val McDermid -- Unveiling the dead : introducing the bog bodies of ancient Europe -- Discoveries & discoverers -- The world of the bog people : space, time and society -- The magic of bog preservation -- Crime scene investigation : the application of forensic science -- Accident, execution or murder? -- Modis operandi : ways of killing -- Instrumental violence : abuse with purpose -- The chosen ones -- Natural born killers -- Bog deaths & human sacrifice -- Listening to the dead : bog bodies uncovered
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
223 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780500051825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)922645301
Label
Bog bodies uncovered : solving Europe's ancient mystery, Miranda Aldhouse-Green ; foreword by Val McDermid
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Val McDermid -- Unveiling the dead : introducing the bog bodies of ancient Europe -- Discoveries & discoverers -- The world of the bog people : space, time and society -- The magic of bog preservation -- Crime scene investigation : the application of forensic science -- Accident, execution or murder? -- Modis operandi : ways of killing -- Instrumental violence : abuse with purpose -- The chosen ones -- Natural born killers -- Bog deaths & human sacrifice -- Listening to the dead : bog bodies uncovered
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
223 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780500051825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)922645301

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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