Voices of Death

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Harper & Row, 1980 - Social Science - 206 pages
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The letters, diaries, reminiscences, confessions, suicide notes, and other personal documents of people who have confronted death and a pioneering thanatologist's comments provide help in facing our own deaths and interacting with dying loved ones

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The Butters of Death
Reflections of Fortuitous
Suicide Notes and Tragic Lives

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Edwin S. Shneidman, Ph.D., is Professor of Thanatology Emeritus at the University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine. He is the founder of the American Association of Suicidology, and the author of Voices of Death, Definition of Suicide, and Deaths of Man, which was nominated for a
National Book Award.

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