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Does This Mean You'll See Me Naked? : Field Notes from a Funeral Director (Reprint) (Paperback) (Robert

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Why would someone want to hang out with dead bodies?

With curious anecdotes and unbelievable truth, funeral director Robert Webster reveals that answer and more, offering readers entertaining and quirky stories gleaned from a life lived around death. Webster tackles those embarrassing questions we all have about what really goes on bhind the scenes when you've left this world:

  • Strange things people put in caskets
  • The biggest rip-offs in the business
  • The crazy things that happen to a body after death
  • Lime, waz, and other ways to hide the truth
  • The most important thing an undertaker does
  • How to avoid the high-pressure funeral parlor
  • What that's not a coffin the body is resting in

With curious anecdotes and unbelievable truths, funeral director and embalmer Robert Webster shares empathetic yet entertainingly quirky stories about the funeral business. He answers those embarrassing questions foremost in our minds and provides readers with behind-the scenes stories of what really goes on after you're dead with both empathy and humor that satisfies readers curious about the of death.

  • What kind of person hangs out with dead people?
  • How difficult is the art of making Grandma look like Grandma again?
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 240.0
Genre: Science, Medical
Sub-Genre: Essays, Forensic Medicine, History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sourcebooks Inc
Author: Robert D. Webster
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 2011
TCIN: 14531331
UPC: 9781402250835
Item Number (DPCI): 248-82-5984

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