From Here to Eternity
Traveling the World to Find the Good DeathBook - 2017
From Library Staff
Read Harder Challenge 2018, Task #14 - A book of social science. “Show me the manner in which a nation cares for its dead and I will measure with mathematical exactness the tender mercies of its people, their respect for the laws of the land and their loyalty to high ideals.” This is another of m... Read More »
Yes, I'm even yearning for a zero waste burial.
Make your peace with death because it is a part of life. (And side note - I want a green burial.)
Caitlin Doughty will take you on a tour of some of the strangest death practices around the world and then you bring you back home to see that ours can be a bit strange too.
DBRL_ReginaF Mar 07, 2018
I loved reading this book! I hope that we have managed to find a better way to eternity by the time I get there.