The hour of our death

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Knopf, Feb 12, 1981 - Family & Relationships - 651 pages
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A panoramic exploration of Western man's changing attitudes about death over the last one thousand years enumerates five stages of the evolution of our thought concerning death and explains their significance for contemporary man

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User Review  - Justina Kančauskytė - Goodreads

It is one of the most difficult books which I have read in the last period. It was quite difficult English as for not native speaker. Nevertheless, this book gave interesting insights how thoughts ... Read full review

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User Review  - Roslyn Ross - Goodreads

Thorough, backed up, explained, no arguments made without evidence. Fascinating conclusion, though I wish he would have led with the conclusions and then repeated it--it would have helped me map his ... Read full review

Contents

The Tame Death
5
Place of Burial
29
The Final Reckoning
95
Copyright

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