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All the living and the dead : from embalmers to executioners, an exploration of the people who have made death their life's work

text All the living and the dead : from embalmers to executioners, an exploration of the people who have made death their life's work

Summary
"A deeply compelling exploration of the death industry and the people-morticians, detectives, crime scene cleaners, embalmers, executioners-who work in it and what led them there. We are surrounded by death. It is in our news, our nursery rhymes, ... Read more
Contents
The edge of mortality: Funeral director -- The gift: Director of anatomical services -- Click your fingers and they turn to stone: Death mask sculptor -- Limbo: Disaster victim identification -- The horror: Crime scene cleaner -- Dining with the e... Read more
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Description
268 pages ; 25 cm.
Publisher
2022

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KCL 363.75 CAMPBELL in Adult Non-fiction Available

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