The Anglo-Saxon way of death : burial rites in early England / by Sam Lucy

Author(s): Lucy, Sam
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Subjects: Anglo-Saxons--Funeral customs and rites
Funeral rites and ceremonies--England--History--To 1500
Great Britain--History--Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066
England--Social life and customs--To 1066
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Adult
Published: Stroud : Sutton, 2000
LC Classification: D, DA
Physical Description: 210 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgements
1. Anglo-Saxon Cemeteries: An Introduction 1
2. Dating Burials and Grave-Goods in Anglo-Saxon Cemeteries 16
3. Inhumation Burial Practice 65
4. Cremation Burial Practice 104
5. Studying Cemeteries 123
6. From Migration to Invasion 155
7. Developing Alternatives 174
Bibliography 187
Index 205
Notes: LCCN: 2001326895
ISBN: 075092103X
OCLC Number: 46678466
ISBN/ISSN: 075092103X