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6 edition of Burning Women found in the catalog.

Burning Women

A Global History of Widow-Sacrifice from Ancient Times to the Present

by Joerg Fisch

  • 71 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Seagull Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Customs,
  • Death & dying,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Textbooks,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • History,
  • India,
  • Sati,
  • Widow suicide

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages622
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8776193M
    ISBN 101905422032
    ISBN 109781905422036

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A member of the SA throws confiscated books into the bonfire during the public burning of "un-German" books on the Opernplatz in Berlin, — US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD.

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The Nazi book burnings were a campaign conducted by the German Student Union (the "DSt") to ceremonially burn books in Nazi Germany and Austria in the s. The books targeted for burning were those viewed as being subversive or as representing ideologies opposed to included books written by Jewish, pacifist, religious, liberal, anarchist, socialist.

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