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The material culture of death in medieval Japan

Author: Karen M Gerhart
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the ways medieval Japanese sought to overcome their sense of powerlessness over death. By attending to religious practice and ritual objects used in funerals in the fourteenth and fifteenth  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen M Gerhart
ISBN: 9780824832612 0824832612
OCLC Number: 495223351
Description: 1 vol. (xii-259 p.-[12] p. de pl.) : ill. en noir et en coul., jaquette ill. en coul. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Karen M. Gerhart.
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