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Title:
My father's wake : how the Irish teach us to live, love and die
Author:
Toolis, Kevin, author.
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Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Da Capo Press, Hachette Book Group, 2017.

©2017
Physical Description:
275 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
"An intimate, lyrical look at the ancient rite of the Irish wake--and the Irish way of overcoming our fear of death." --Amazon.
Language:
English
Contents:
Mortalities -- Whispers -- Origins -- Voices -- Unravellings -- Intimations -- Exiles -- Ruins -- Catastrophes -- Changelings -- Drifts -- Hades -- Gestations -- Tombs -- Gatherings -- Forebodings -- Silences -- Fragments -- Landscapes -- Vigils -- Remains -- Burdens -- Keening -- Rites -- How to love, live and die.
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ISBN:
9780306921469

9780306921452
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Book

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