The Art of Dying Well – A Practical Guide to a Good End of L

The Art of Dying Well - A Practical Guide to a Good End of L
The Art of Dying Well – A Practical Guide to a Good End of Life
epub | 3.88 MB | English | Author :Katy Butler | B07GNWYGVY | 2019 | Scribner


Book Description :

An inspiring, informative, and practical guide to navigating end of life issues, by a groundbreaking expert in the field and the New York Times bestselling author of Knocking on Heaven’s Door.
In the mid-1400s, an unnamed Catholic monk composed a popular self-help book called Ars Moriendi, or The Art of Dying. Written in Latin, this medieval death manual taught people how to navigate the trials of the deathbed, using simple rituals of repentance, reassurance, and letting go.

Bestselling author and award-winning journalist Katy Butler argues that we have lost touch with the "art of dying" as practiced by our ancestors, yet we still hunger for rites of passage, and a sense of the sacred, especially in the important life transitions of aging and dying. Butler has lectured at medical schools, and spoken with community and caregiving organizations across the country. Here she reveals what she has learned about dying in America…

Category : | Aging Parents, Physician & Patient Hospice Care, Emergency Medicine

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