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100 Cemeteries to Visit Before You Die

Famous and Curious Cemeteries: A Pictorial, Historical, and Anecdotal View of American and European Cemeteries and the Famous and Infamous People Who by John Francis Marion My rating: 5 of 5 stars This encyclopedia from 1977 explores 51 international cemeteries … Continue reading

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Brief thoughts about a book you shouldn’t miss

The American Resting Place: 400 Years of History Through Our Cemeteries and Burial Grounds by Marilyn Yalom My rating: 5 of 5 stars The definitive text on burial grounds in America, this provides a guidebook for all your cemetery quests. … Continue reading

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Graves of the Stars

Permanent Californians: An Illustrated Guide to the Cemeteries of California by Judi Culbertson My rating: 4 of 5 stars From Fatty Arbuckle to Daryl Zanuck, many of the legends of Hollywood can be found between these covers. The rough maps … Continue reading

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