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From Here to Eternity

Traveling the World to Find the Good Death

Caitlin Doughty

Fascinated by our pervasive fear of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty embarks on a global expedition to discover how other cultures care for the dead. From Zoroastrian sky burials to wish-granting Bolivian skulls, she investigates the world’s funerary customs and expands our sense of what it means to treat the dead with dignity. Her account qu...
Publish Date
2018
October 9
First Published in 2017
Goodreads rating
4.25
ISBN
9780393356281
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jan 01, 2021
It’s not for everyone. Then again, @TheGoodDeath wrote a fantastic book about death rituals around the world; what comforts one person completely squicks another person.      source