From the Publisher
This book will take you on a journey from what happens at the moment of death and the time of burial. You can't avoid death, it will happen. It will happen to your friends and relatives around you. Everyone. The most common cause of death is heart disease, followed by stroke or other cerebrovascular disease, and third place is lower respiratory infections and cancer. Following the procedure, from the morgue, Coroner, death certificate, embalming, cremations and funerals around the world and by religious practises, to even exhuming the dead. Discover final resting places past and present. A vast array of information, all about death, from start to end.