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Redefining death

Karen Grandstrand Gervais

Redefining death

by Karen Grandstrand Gervais

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementKaren Grandstrand Gervais.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD444
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 231p. ;
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21241398M
    ISBN 100300036167

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