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True Paranormal Hauntings: What Happens After Dark? Creepy True Paranormal Hauntings And Stories From All Over The World
Price: Free! Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
From haunted islands, confirmed poltergeist cases, to restaurants haunted by an estranged lover, mansions and palaces that serve as a home to a number of ghosts, and even a ghost train that never lets its passengers off, this book will provide all your ghostly curiosity and mystery seeking needs.
Paul Kalanithi's When Breath Becomes Air | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a summary of Paul Kalanithi's #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER When Breath Becomes Air. What makes life worth living in the face of death? When Breath Becomes Air is an unforgettable, life-affirming reflection on the challenge of facing death and on the relationship between doctor and patient, from a brilliant writer who became both.
Spiritual Perspectives on Death and Dying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
*2016 Silver IPPY Award Winner for Aging/Death & Dying Insights on death and dying from C. G. Jung, the LSD research of Stanislav Grof, the Hindu and Tibetan Buddhist traditions and the writings of Alice Bailey. The sequence of events of the dying process, the fundamental journey of the soul and advice from these sources are reviewed. What unfolds is a vista of challenge and hope.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
Death, Dying and Disappearing During the 1980's
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
This is a collection of news stories about death and dying. They were assembled by the author from scrapbooks maintained during he 1980’s. They are all true stories however bizarre they may appear. There are tales of death by design, by unfortunate accident, death in the animal world, wills, ghosts and the loss of once common or everyday items. A book to dip into, rather than a long read.
The Tao of Loss and Grief: Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching Adapted for New Emotions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by GreenDragonBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism
The Tao of Loss and Grief provides the reader with a gentle philosophy of life and living based upon Lao Tzu's classic Tao Te Ching. The Tao of grieving acknowledges the mysteries of life and its many difficulties and surprises .Loss and the responding emotional response of grief are part of the mysterious whole of life. In this experience are also hope, love, forgiveness, and recovery from loss.
Reincarnation Viewed from the Standpoint of Soul Merging
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book agrees with skeptics that there is no proof of a deceased personality returning to become the sole occupant of a new physical body. However, it points out that the process of soul-merging (or, spirit possession) is acknowledged by all major religions, as capable of taking place from early childhood.
Epitaphs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Ever wonder what's carved on Sonny Bono's tombstone? How about Al Capone's? Or take the Rhode Island dentist who left this funny and fitting epitaph etched on his headstone: "I'm filling my last cavity." From the Old West's Boothill to the cemetery on Main Street, the last words chiseled on hundreds of headstones in American come to life in this fascinating and well-researched book.
Mondays with Mary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book outlines the process of entering into a relationship with those who are dying. Although the focus of attention is on Hospice Volunteering, it can be read and used by anyone caring for someone involved in the care of a dying loved one. As you read these pages, you will find yourself connecting with Mary and Jim in places deep within your heart known as the place your soul calls home.