The high cost of dying: a guide to funeral planning

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Prometheus Books, Apr 1, 1994 - Reference - 142 pages
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Looks at the history of the American funeral, describes the role of a funeral home, discusses burial, cremation, prearrangements, and the costs of caskets, burial vaults, and specific services

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Families of the deceased face not only the grief that accompanies their loss but the prospect of arranging the funeral. Unfortunately, dishonest practices exist, and some funeral directors may take ... Read full review

Contents

The Funeral as a Consumer Issue
13
The Funeral in History
17
The Funeral Director Why Would Anyone Want this Job?
27
Copyright

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