Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.

Qty:1
Only 15 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
Cemeteries (Library of Co... has been added to your Cart
+ $3.99 shipping
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by bacobooks
Condition: Used: Like New
Comment: *****We Ship FAST. Usually within 24 hours. FREE Tracking/Confirmation.*****
Sell yours for a Gift Card
We'll buy it for $16.15
Learn More
Trade in now
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Cemeteries (Library of Congress Visual Sourcebooks) Hardcover – December 13, 2010

5 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Hardcover
"Please retry"
$75.00
$46.18 $42.25

Top 20 lists in Books
Top 20 lists in Books
View the top 20 best sellers of all time, the most reviewed books of all time and some of our editors' favorite picks. Learn more
$75.00 FREE Shipping. Only 15 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently Bought Together

  • Cemeteries (Library of Congress Visual Sourcebooks)
  • +
  • The American Resting Place: 400 Years of History Through Our Cemeteries and Burial Grounds
  • +
  • Rest in Peace: A History of American Cemeteries (People's History)
Total price: $138.32
Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

Review

Fascinating... (Plan Philly)

[A] stunning visual feast....The book opens with a short essay by Keith Eggener that sets the bar for excellence in this kind of writing: Eggener doesn’t lapse into academese, nor does he go into the details of the photography and photographers. He sticks to laying the groundwork for the reader to understand the many pictures that follow....[A] wonderful and insightful selection of photographs. (Englewood Review of Books)

Stately and moving. (Book News)

[A]n entirely worthy edition to the superb collection of visual sourcebooks by the Library of Congress...a rich education on the changing nature of burial space in the United States.... [T]akes the study of cemeteries particularly beyond the architectural-historical.... Overall, this is an invaluable package. (The Victorian (UK))

About the Author

Keith Eggener, PhD, associate professor of American art and architecture at the University of Missouri, lives in Columbia.
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Image
Looking for the Audiobook Edition?
Tell us that you'd like this title to be produced as an audiobook, and we'll alert our colleagues at Audible.com. If you are the author or rights holder, let Audible help you produce the audiobook: Learn more at ACX.com.

Product Details

  • Series: Library of Congress Visual Sourcebooks
  • Hardcover: 320 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (December 13, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393731693
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393731699
  • Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 0.9 x 11.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,058,574 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
This is a must for the cemeteries lovers. Many rare and original photographs are incluse in the book. All of them are perfectly descripte. I was surprise to find so much documents and not only usual mortal people, but also about very famous and historic persons. Really a very good book and easy to read.
Comment 14 of 19 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Cemeteries (Library of Congress Visual Sourcebooks)
This item: Cemeteries (Library of Congress Visual Sourcebooks)
Price: $75.00
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com

Want to discover more products? Check out this page to see more: landscape architecture