The Buried Soul: How Humans Invented Death
Beacon Press, 15.08.2005 - 364 Seiten
Do cannibals exist? Is there evidence for contemporary human sacrifice? What are vampires? The Buried Soul charts the story of the human response to death from prehistory to the present day. This book is a radical adventure into the sepulchral world.
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - PirateJenny - LibraryThing
Fascinating book. Subjects range from bog bodies to cannibalism to neolithic accidental burials to ship burials. Taylor is an archaeologist and a lot of his theories are backed up by good ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - tole_lege - LibraryThing
Not to be read while eating.... Taylor again has written an entertaining book that does its best to blow comforting, comfortable beliefs about humanity's past right out of the water. This is, in ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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