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The last great necessity : cemeteries in American history

Author: David Charles Sloane
Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : The Johns Hopkins University Press, [1991]. 1995.
Series: Creating the North American landscape
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : John Hopkins Paperbacks editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Charles Sloane
ISBN: 0801840686 9780801840685 0801851254 9780801851254 9780801851285 0801851289
OCLC Number: 898230163
Notes: Publié à l'origine en 1991.
Description: xxiv, 293 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Creating the North American landscape
Responsibility: David Charles Sloane.

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