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Roadside crosses in contemporary memorial culture

by Holly J. Everett

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University of North Texas Press in Denton .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Austin (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Austin Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Crosses.,
    • Roadside architecture.,
    • Funeral rites and ceremonies.,
    • Death -- Social aspects.,
    • Crosses -- Texas -- Austin Region.,
    • Roadside architecture -- Texas -- Austin Region.,
    • Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Texas -- Austin Region.,
    • Death -- Social aspects -- Texas -- Austin Region.,
    • Austin (Tex.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-138) and index.

      Statementby Holly Everett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCC305 .E84 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 145 p. :
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3554184M
      ISBN 101574411500
      LC Control Number2002007706

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The meaning of these markers is presented in the words of grieving parents, high school students, public officials, and private individuals whom the author interviewed during her fieldwork in Texas. Roadside Crosses in Contemporary Memorial Culture is now available as a free e-book at the UNT Digital Library.

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