Grave matters : a journey through the modern funeral industry to a natural way of burial (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Grave matters : a journey through the modern funeral industry to a natural way of burial

Author: Mark Harris
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2008, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Scribner trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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By the time Nate Fisher was laid to rest in a woodland grave sans coffin in the final season of Six Feet Under, Americans all across the country were starting to look outside the box when death came calling. This book follows families who found in "green" burial a more natural, more economic, and ultimately more meaningful alternative to the tired and toxic send-off on offer at the local funeral parlor. Eschewing  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Harris
ISBN: 9781416564041 1416564047 9780743277686 0743277686
OCLC Number: 209700823
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 205 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The embalming of Jenny Johnson --
After the burial --
Cremation --
Burial at sea --
The memorial reef --
The home funeral --
A plain pine box --
Backyard burial --
The natural cemetery.
Responsibility: Mark Harris.
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