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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This is not a book that I just read straight through. It is possibly my most prized book ever, and I return to it often, and have been kicking myself that I didn't bring it with me, and it is sitting ... Read full review

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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


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