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The Resource A beginner's guide to the end : practical advice for living life and facing death, BJ Miller, MD, and Shoshana Berger ; illustrations by Marina Luz

A beginner's guide to the end : practical advice for living life and facing death, BJ Miller, MD, and Shoshana Berger ; illustrations by Marina Luz

Label
A beginner's guide to the end : practical advice for living life and facing death
Title
A beginner's guide to the end
Title remainder
practical advice for living life and facing death
Statement of responsibility
BJ Miller, MD, and Shoshana Berger ; illustrations by Marina Luz
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first-ever soup-to-nuts practical guide to preparing for death, from how to talk to your children about your will, to how to hack the hospice system, to how your survivors can pull off a great eulogy. Think of this as What to Expect When You're Expecting to Die"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Bruce J.
Dewey number
306.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.M53 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berger, Shoshana
  • Luz, Marina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Terminal care
  • SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Death, Grief, Bereavement
  • HOUSE & HOME / Cleaning & Caretaking
Label
A beginner's guide to the end : practical advice for living life and facing death, BJ Miller, MD, and Shoshana Berger ; illustrations by Marina Luz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-504) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: This is not life interrupted--this is life -- PLANNING AHEAD. Don't leave a mess ; Leave a mark ; Yes, there's paperwork ; Can I afford to die? -- DEALING WITH ILLNESS. I'm sick ; Taking stock ; Now what? ; Coping ; Breaking the news ; Love, sex, and relationships -- HELP ALONG THE WAY. Dynamic duo: hospice and palliative care ; Symptoms 101 ; Hospital hacks ; Help! I need somebody ; Care for the caregiver ; Everyone dies: how to talk to kids -- WHEN DEATH IS CLOSE. It's your body and your funeral ; Can I choose to die? ; Final days -- AFTER. The first 24 hours ; Grief ; How to write a eulogy and an obituary ; Celebrating a life ; What's left
Control code
on1083703038
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xxi, 520 pages
Isbn
9781501157165
Lccn
2018045252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1083703038
Label
A beginner's guide to the end : practical advice for living life and facing death, BJ Miller, MD, and Shoshana Berger ; illustrations by Marina Luz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-504) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: This is not life interrupted--this is life -- PLANNING AHEAD. Don't leave a mess ; Leave a mark ; Yes, there's paperwork ; Can I afford to die? -- DEALING WITH ILLNESS. I'm sick ; Taking stock ; Now what? ; Coping ; Breaking the news ; Love, sex, and relationships -- HELP ALONG THE WAY. Dynamic duo: hospice and palliative care ; Symptoms 101 ; Hospital hacks ; Help! I need somebody ; Care for the caregiver ; Everyone dies: how to talk to kids -- WHEN DEATH IS CLOSE. It's your body and your funeral ; Can I choose to die? ; Final days -- AFTER. The first 24 hours ; Grief ; How to write a eulogy and an obituary ; Celebrating a life ; What's left
Control code
on1083703038
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xxi, 520 pages
Isbn
9781501157165
Lccn
2018045252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1083703038

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