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The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity (The Norton ...
Limited preview - 1999
Man and death
Death as a natural phenomenon
Death and philosophy
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A History of Human Responses to Death: Mythologies, Rituals, and Ethics
Limited preview - 1990
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