Smoke gets in your eyes : and other lessons from the crematory / Caitlin Doughty.

By: Doughty, CaitlinMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2014]Edition: First editionDescription: x, 254 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780393240238 (hardcover) :; 0393240231 (hardcover) :Subject(s): Doughty, Caitlin | Undertakers and undertaking -- United States -- Biography | Undertakers and undertaking -- Anecdotes -- BiographyDDC classification: 363.7/5092 | B LOC classification: RA622.7.D68 | A3 2014
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.
Summary: 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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Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-254).

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.

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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