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Author Fisch, Jörg.

Title Burning women : a global history of widow sacrifice from ancient times to the present / Joerg Fisch ; translated from the German by Rekha Kamath Rajan.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Seagull, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  GT3370 .F57 2006    Available  ---
Description x, 610 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Note "This book was first published in German as Tödliche Rituale: Die Indische Witwenver Brennung und andere Formen der Totenfolge"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 518-580) and index.
Subject Sati.
Sati.
Widow suicide -- History.
Widow suicide.
History.
Widow suicide -- India -- History.
India.
Added Title Tödliche Rituale. English https://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2005211930
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