London and Its DeadBook - 2006
Offering an historical narrative of London's attitude to going the way of all flesh, this book blends archaeology, architecture and anecdotes in order to document the rise of the undertaking trade, covering everything from the pageantry of state funerals to public executions and bodysnatching.
Publisher: London, Eng. : Simon & Schuster, 2006
Branch Call Number: 942.1 ARN
Characteristics: 304 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm