The Big Book of Death, by Carlton Bronwyn
(ISBN: 1563891662 )
For those interested in the Way of All Flesh, you'll find some extremely informative stories, descriptions and facts about death & dying and death in this book; methods of death & execution, bizarre deaths, cemetaries, necrophelia, last words, suicide and much, much more. Great artwork and an easy-going, fearless tone throughout.
Also recommended: Jessica Mitford's classic, The American Way of Death, a revealing examination of American burial customs corruption, price-fixing, and outright fraud. A real