The Skull of Alum Bheg: The Life and Death of a Rebel of 1857 Kim Wagner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
An absorbing history charting the long afterlife of the 1857 "Indian Mutiny" and the Victorians' macabre fetish for collecting body parts. The Life and Death of a Rebel of 1857. Inbunden Diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer at age fifty and in the midst of a dynamic, happy life, Kim Wagner navigated the darkness of the journey with the support of family, friends, and her Christian faith. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Wagner, who has written books like TheSkull of Alum Bheg: The Life and Death of a Rebel of 1857. A brief handwritten note stuck inside the cavity revealed it to be that of Alum Bheg, an Indian soldier in British service who was executed during the aftermath of the1857 Uprising, or The Indian Mutiny as historians of an earlier era described it. Wagner (ISBN: 9781849048705) from Amazon's Book Store. This book is read by people who are interested in reading books in category : Politics. The Skull of Alum Bheg: The Life and Death of a Rebel of 1857. This book has been written by Kim A. Buy The Skull of Alum Bheg: The Life and Death of a Rebel of 1857 by Kim A. The books are written in Politics category. In 1963, a human skull was discovered in a pub in Kent in south-east England.