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How to Get the Death You Want How to Get the Death You Want
A Practical and Moral Guide

A comprehensive manual for those reaching the end of life, and for their friends, relatives, advocates, and caretakers. ...

$14.95
Editing Made Easy Editing Made Easy
Simple rules for effective writing

Would you like to improve your writing skills? Editing Made Easy is a quick, easy-to-read book that will help you communicate clearly and professionally ...

$9.95
Final Rights Final Rights
Reclaiming the American Way of Death

Josh Slocum and Lisa Carlson are the two most prominent advocates of consumers dealing with the death industry. Here they combine efforts to inform consumers of their rights and propose long-needed legal reforms ...

$19.95
True North True North
Journeys into the Great Northern Ocean

From the fiords of northern Labrador to the ice fields of western Greenland and the fishing villages of the Faroe Isles, best-selling author and lifelong sailor Myron Arms chronicles two-and-a-half decades...

$16.95
Why the Wind Blows Why the Wind Blows
A History of Weather and Global Warming

From the co-author of Why Buildings Fall Down and Why the Earth Quakes (Norton) comes another fascinating look at practical science. This time it's the science of weat...

$14.95
Why the Wind Blows - ePub edition
Same as above, but download to read on your tablet or eBook reader as an ePub file
$9.95

About the House with Henri de Marne About the House with Henri de Marne
How to Maintain, Repair, Upgrade, and Enjoy Your Home

This is a complete manual for homeowners. When things go wrong, or when you are ready to remodel, you need expert advice. Henri de Marne is one of America's best known and most trusted expe...

$16.95
About the House - Expanded ePub edition
Same as above, but nearly double the content. Download to read on your tablet or eBook reader as an ePub file
$9.95

About the House - Expanded PDF edition
Same as above, but nearly double the content. Download to read on your computer, using Adobe Reader, as a PDF file
$9.95

Savvy Woman's Guide to Owning a Home Savvy Woman's Guide to Owning a Home
How to Care For, Improve, and Maintain Your Home

In this book, learn: how your house works; how to turn on and off the power, water, fuels and what to do in an emergency when something goes wrong, who to call to fix the problem...

$15.95
Servants of the Fish Servants of the Fish
A Portrait of Newfoundland after the Great Cod Collapse

As the last of the northern cod disappeared from the fishing banks of eastern North America during the waning years of the 20th century, more than just fish faced the threat of extinction. I...

$24.95
Servants of the Fish - Copy with Cover Scuffs
Same as above, but on sale because of a scuffed cover
$16.95

Purple Sun Purple Sun

Upper Access had never published a work of fiction before, but when we read this manuscript, we couldn't resist it. It's one of those powerful stories that you can't put down, and people wh...

$12.95
Purple Sun - Copy with Scuffed Cover
Same as above, but at sale price because of cover scuffs
$6.95

Such Men are Dangerous Such Men are Dangerous
The Fanatics of 1692 and 2004

Most Americans, of course, would like to think that our modern-day leaders are more enlightened than the witch-hunting Puritans of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. But are they? Is it possible ...

$22.95
Such Men are Dangerous - Copy with Cover Scuffs
Same as above, but sale price because of scuffed cover
$10.95

Nature's Ritalin for the Marathon Mind Nature's Ritalin for the Marathon Mind
Nurturing Your ADHD Child with Exercise

ADHD is a childhood epidemic. By some estimates, 5 percent or more of the school-age children in the US have been diagnosed, and most of them are being treated with powerful prescriptio...

$9.95
Nature's Ritalin - Copy with Cover Scuffs
Same as above, but on sale because of scuffed cover
$7.95

I Died Laughing I Died Laughing
Funeral Education with a Light Touch

This is a very funny book, even though it also includes some serious consumer information. Lisa Carlson has collected cartoons, jokes, funny quotations, humorous last words, ...

$8.75
Caring for the Dead Caring for the Dead
Your Final Act of Love

SORRY, BUT THIS CLASSSIC BOOK IS NOW OUT OF PRINT. FORTUNATELY, THE INFORMATION IT CONTAINED HAS BEEN UPDATED AND ADDED TO IN THE NEWER BOOK "FINAL RIGHTS: RECLAIMING THE AMERICAN WAY OF DEATH."

$29.95
Dealing Creatively with Death (14th Edition) Dealing Creatively with Death (14th Edition)
A Manual of Death Education and Simple Burial

This book is a true classic—more than 300,000 copies have been sold in its various editions. With every edition, it has grown and improved. Jessica Mitford, in a foreword to the book,...

$14.95
Dealing Creatively with Death - Copy with Scuffed Cover
Same as above, but sale price because of cover scuffs
$8.95

Death Notification Death Notification
A Practical Guide to the Process

If it is your job to notify a family that a death has occurred—or is soon expected—how do you do it right? Using vivid examples, Leash guides the reader through this difficult ...

$19.95
Death Notification: Copy with Scuffed Cover
Same as above book, sale price because of cover scuffs
$8.95

Signs of Life Signs of Life
A Memoir of Dying and Discovery

"For a nation obsessed with the happy ending, we give remarkably little thought to our own," writes journalist Tim Brookes. "Our fictions are full of the desire to shape these...

$18.95
Signs of Life: Copy with Scuffed Cover
Same as above book, sale price because of cover scuffs
$9.95

Victims of Memory (2nd Edition) Victims of Memory (2nd Edition)
Sex Abuse Accusations and Shattered Lives

Each year, more than a million Americans are convinced by their therapists (or by misguided "self-help" books) that their childhoods were not as happy as they thought—that they harbo...

$24.95
Victims of Memory - Copy with Scuffed Cover
Same book as above, sold at discount because of cover scuffs
$14.95

Mirror, Mirror Mirror, Mirror
A History of the Human Love Affair with Reflection (Sale Price)

As the New York Times pointed out, this book romps through so many fascinating fields of human knowledge that it seems like an entire liberal-arts educat...

$10.00
Letters from the Other Side Letters from the Other Side
With Love, Harry and Helen

Blind since childhood, Mary Blount White was limited in what she could write. Yet after her brother and sister had died, she asked her father for a pencil and began to transcribe messages by...

$6.95
Herbs of the Earth Herbs of the Earth
A Self-Teaching Guide to Healing Remedies

This book is becoming the herbalist's bible. For the beginner, it's an outstanding introduction to the subject. For those who are already knowledgeable, it is a ready reference and thor...

$12.95
Herbs of the Earth -- Copy with Slight Cover Scuffs
Low Sale Price
$4.95

Your Low-Tax Dream House Your Low-Tax Dream House
A New Approach to Slashing the Cost of Home Ownership (May have cover scuffs)

This is a small-press classic, first issued in 1989, that has helped thousands of people to build or remodel better houses for less money. We've ...

$6.95


 
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