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From here to eternity : traveling the world to find the good death / Caitlin Doughty ; illustrations by Landis Blair.

Doughty, Caitlin, (author.). Blair, Landis, (illustrator.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0393249891
  • ISBN: 9780393249897
  • Physical Description: xiii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-248).
Summary, etc.:
Describes death customs and rituals from around the world, exploring how they compare to the impersonal American system and how mourners respond best when they participate in caring for the deceased.
Subject: Undertakers and undertaking.
Funeral rites and ceremonies.
Death.
Death > Social aspects > Cross-cultural studies.
Funeral rites and ceremonies > Cross-cultural studies.
Mourning customs.

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