Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Remember Me: A Lively Tour of the New American Way of Death
Lisa Takeuchi Cullen (au)
A humorous & poignant chronicle of Cullen’s travels around the country to discover how Americans -- baby boomers, in particular -- are reinventing the rites of dying. The people who reinvented youth, redefined careers, & reconceived middle age have created a new attitude toward the afterlife. She begins her journey at a national undertakers’ convention where she checks out the latest in death merchandise. She tours the country’s first “green” cemetery, meets a mummification advocate at his pyramid, & visits the Frozen Dead Guy Days festival. She crashes a Hmong funeral in Minneapolis & a tango funeral in Washington, D.C. “An account of the ways in which Americans are designing new occasions to mark death -- by celebrating life.” Illustrations.
Censored Hollywood: Sex, Sin, & Violence on Screen
Language Imperative: How Learning Languages Can Enrich Your Life & Expand Your Mind
Natural Beauty Care with Flowers & Plants: A Magna Colour Guide
Birding for Beginners: A Comprehensive Introduction to Bird Watching
Sale Price: $17.00
Sherlock Holmes Victorian Cookbook: Favourite Recipes of the Great Detective & Dr. Watson
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.