From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death By Caitlin Doughty

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Fascinated by our pervasive fear of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty embarks on a global expedition to discover how many other cultures care for the dead. Her account questions the rituals of the American funeral industry—especially chemical embalming—and suggests that the most effective traditions are those that allows mourners to personally attend to the body of the deceased. Paperback, 257 pages.