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Issue: 051, 15/10/28 p. 813
Heading: Varieties, Para 9
Category: Medicine Public Health Social Anthropology Death Rites Embalmment
Topic: Embalming. [Article in the "Revue Medicale" by Pariset tries to show that the custom was a matter of public health policy rather than of religion]
Person: PARISET FLEURY
Source: Revue Medicale
Issue: 055, 12/11/28 p. 877, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Chronological, Para 4
Category: Time Social Anthropology Custom And Tradition Death Rites
Topic: Ages of History. [The "Northern nations" divide time into "the age of funeral piles" and, subsequently, "the age of graves"]
Source: Jameson, Dic. voce Bail.
Issue: 153, 02/10/30 p. 620
Heading: Burckhardt`s Correspondence with his Parents. (Continued from p. 603). Cairo, 16th April, 1816
Category: Geography Exploration North Africa Medicine Infectious Diseases Plague Social Anthropology Death Rites Religion
Topic: [Contains an account of contrasting attitudes to fatal illness. TheTurks in Egypt believe that death is fated and inevitable and make no attempt to protect themselves during epidemics of the plague. In Arabia many people take to the mountains]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH
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