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Smoke gets in your eyes : and other lessons from the crematory

Author: Caitlin Doughty
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The blogger behind the popular Web series Ask a Mortician describes her experiences working at a crematory, including how she sometimes got ashes on her clothes and how she cared for bodies of all shapes and sizes.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Anecdotes
Named Person: Caitlin Doughty
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caitlin Doughty
ISBN: 9780393240238 0393240231
OCLC Number: 869437845
Description: x, 254 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Shaving Byron --
Puppy surprise --
The thud --
Toothpicks in Jell-O --
Push the button --
Pink cocktail --
Demon babies --
Direct disposal --
Unnatural natural --
Alas, poor Yorick --
Eros and Thanatos --
Bubblating --
Ghusl --
Solo witness --
The redwoods --
Deth skool --
Body van --
The art of dying --
Prodigal daughter.
Responsibility: Caitlin Doughty.

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The blogger behind the popular Web series Ask a Mortician describes her experiences working at a crematory, including how she sometimes got ashes on her clothes and how she cared for bodies of all shapes and sizes.

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