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The Resource From here to eternity : traveling the world to find the good death, Caitlin Doughty ; illustrations by Landis Blair

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

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From here to eternity : traveling the world to find the good death
Title
From here to eternity
Title remainder
traveling the world to find the good death
Statement of responsibility
Caitlin Doughty ; illustrations by Landis Blair
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fascinated by our pervasive fear of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty set out to discover how other cultures care for the dead. From Here to Eternity is an immersive global journey that introduces compelling, powerful rituals almost entirely unknown in America
Summary
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
Tone
Writing style
Award
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10574506
Cataloging source
BT
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Doughty, Caitlin,
Dewey number
363.75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA622
LC item number
.D68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Blair, Landis,
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True
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  • Doughty, Caitlin
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Dead
  • Burial
  • Bereavement
  • Death
  • Undertakers and undertaking
Target audience
adult
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traveling the world to find the good death
Label
From here to eternity : traveling the world to find the good death, Caitlin Doughty ; illustrations by Landis Blair
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-248)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Colorado: Crestone -- Indonesia: South Sulawesi -- Mexico: Michoacán -- North Carolina: Cullowhee -- Spain: Barcelona -- Japan: Tokyo -- Bolivia: La Paz -- California: Joshua Tree -- Epilogue
Control code
21111957
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780393249897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)971348404
Label
From here to eternity : traveling the world to find the good death, Caitlin Doughty ; illustrations by Landis Blair
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-248)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Colorado: Crestone -- Indonesia: South Sulawesi -- Mexico: Michoacán -- North Carolina: Cullowhee -- Spain: Barcelona -- Japan: Tokyo -- Bolivia: La Paz -- California: Joshua Tree -- Epilogue
Control code
21111957
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780393249897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)971348404

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