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Death and Dying in New Mexico Hardcover – June 30, 2007

ISBN-13: 978-0826341631 ISBN-10: 0826341632 Edition: First Edition

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  • Hardcover: 285 pages
  • Publisher: University of New Mexico Press; First Edition edition (June 30, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0826341632
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826341631
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 9.2 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 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: #788,866 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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""Death and Dying in New Mexico,.".leads the reader through a fascinating exploration of burial registers, wills, and court records that reveal the model of a 'good death' in 18th- and 19th-century New Mexico."

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This thoroughly researched study uses death to explore the intersection of religious culture and politics in colonial New Mexico.

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This book is a fascinating look at a topic that reveals much about what life, and death, were like in Spanish Colonial New Mexico. While most researchers focus on baptismal and marriage records to gain insight into a community's life and survival, Will de Chaparro looks in darker corners at a people in order to shed light on a culture that has thrived and survived for over four centuries.
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