By Lee Ward- Our friend Lee, being a child within an
undertaking family, and following the profession as an adult, has explored the death of notables of the Civil War era when the
practice of embalming was first introduced. An excellent work, the book delves
into the old funeral customs and research of the first men who introduced this
method of preservation. The book is well researched, many photographs and an enlightening
read. Attractive soft cover 6 X 9, pages with index and bibliography sections.