Harper Collins, 1993, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, First
First impression. Size: Octavo 8vo (standard book size). 294 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Who said the reaper has to be grim? Filled with the frightening, funny, poignant, & just plain weird, this delightfully different travelogue follows one man s quest to discover how people around the world cope with the incontrovertible fact of death. The result is a wise, witty, decidedly quirky celebration of how we all face life. Explores human beings simultaneous fear & fascination with death; the physiological & psychological experience of death; the world s funeral & grieving rites; & religious, spiritual, & philosophical theories about immortality. Color photos. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0062509543. ISBN/EAN: 9780062509543. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3085.