TITLE

YAZILI ARAÅžTIRMALAR IÅžIÄžINDA TÃœRKÄ°YE MEZAR TAÅžLARINA TOPLU BÄ°R BAKIÅž

AUTHOR(S)
Biçici, H. Kâmil
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Ekev Academic Review;Winter2006, Vol. 10 Issue 26, p175
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In our country, different investigations and researches have been made on the subject of Turkish grave stones articles published have been in various periodical papers nowadays and in past. But it was not sufficient and it is so yet. There are quite much grave stones which are still unknown. Also, in order to set the subject on a solid base, the historical development has been studied here without entering into the depth of the matter. It is known that erecting gravestones are a very old tradition stretching back into periods preceding writing.
ACCESSION #
21159977

 

Related Articles

  • Monument Co. misjudges funeral industry, pays with its life. Hise, Phaedra // Inc.;Jan97, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p17 

    Discusses the monument carving company Apperson & Dent, which was bought by Peter Molina Sr. in 1990, and declared bankruptcy in October 1996. Reasons for the closing; Molina's string of bad decisions; Monument sales in 1992; The business received at one time from Arlington National Cemetery;...

  • Welcome to the Valley of the Damned.Com. David, Grainger; Garcia, Feliciano; Gashurov, Irene // Fortune;1/8/2001, Vol. 143 Issue 1, p52 

    Presents a tombstone listing dot-coms which have failed in 2000. Anebel.com; ThatGlow.com; Living.com; Others.

  • Highway Claims Landmark.  // South Dakota Magazine;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p12 

    The article features Watertown Monument Works, a landmark cemetery stone business founded by T. H. Pritchard in South Dakota. A brief company background is given. It presents information on how Pritchard expanded the business. The landmark will be gone after the state highway department...

  • Social Commentary. Dethlefsen, Edwin S.; Jensen, Kenneth // Natural History;Jun/Jul77, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p32 

    Analyzes the attitudes toward death, family and society reflected in the gravestones throughout the United States from colonial to modern times. Inscriptions in the late Revolutionary and early Federalist periods; Cumulative impressions of the various time and style periods represented in the...

  • Grave Problem. Lynch, Michael W. // Reason;Jul99, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p13 

    Observes the death date problem with headstones on graves in most cemeteries in the United States. Solutions for the problem and cost range; Precedent of the problem; Life expectancy for 1999 newborns.

  • Stories Told in Stone: A Photo Essay from Northwest Ohio Cemeteries.  // Northwest Ohio History;Fall2011, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p22 

    A photo essay which documents nineteenth century gravestones from cemeteries in Northwest Ohio is presented.

  • The Year's Work in Cemetery and Gravestone Studies: an International Bibliography.  // Markers;2009, Vol. 26, p148 

    A bibliography on cemetery and gravestone studies is presented that includes the books "Curious Epitaphs," by William Andrews, "Monuments of Early Christian Art: Sculptures and Catacomb Paintings," by Johann Wilhelm Appell, and "Golden Leaves: An Introduction to the Chinese Cemeteries of...

  • GRAVE MARKING PLANNED BY BLOCKSBURG GROUP.  // Humboldt Historian;May/Jun1976, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p30 

    The article requests for those who have ancestors buried in unmarked graves in the Blocksburg Cemetery of Blocksburg, California to mark their graves.

  • The Year's Work in Cemetery and Gravestone Studies: an International Bibliography. Giguere, Joy M. // Markers;2010, Vol. 27, p155 

    A bibliography on topics related to cemetery and gravestone studies is presented which includes the books "One Week in Ethiopia, Forever With God: Guidebook to the Foreigners' Cemeteries in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia" by Rudolf Agstner, "The Glorious Dead: Figurative Sculpture of British First World...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics