Burials Book Nonfiction Book By Anne SchraffThis collection of burial customs will amaze and captivate readers. Even the first humans performed burials, in fact that may be a useful definition of what it means to be human. All people die but the great variety of customs from hanging coffins to Viking Long Ships will surprise the reader with their variety and universal respect. (64 pages). www.artesianpress.com
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