Rest in Peace: A Cultural History of Death and the Funeral Home in Twentieth-Century America

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Rest in Peace: A Cultural History of Death and the Funeral Home in Twentieth-Century America - Laderman, Gary

Drawing upon interviews with funeral directors, major historical events like the funerals of John F. Kennedy and Rudolf Valentino, films, television, newspaper reports, and other primary sources, "Rest in Peace" cuts through the rhetoric to show the reality of the American funeral.

Rest in Peace: A Cultural History of Death and the Funeral Home in Twentieth-Century America 2005, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195183559

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Rest in Peace: A Cultural History of Death and the Funeral Home in Twentieth-Century America 2003, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195136081

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