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Cover: What Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam WarWhat Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam WarWagner, Sarah E.HARDCOVER11/05/2019$29.95
Cover: Values at the End of Life: The Logic of Palliative CareValues at the End of Life: The Logic of Palliative CareLivne, RoiHARDCOVER06/10/2019$46.50
Cover: Government by Mourning: Death and Political Integration in Japan, 1603-1912Government by Mourning: Death and Political Integration in Japan, 1603-1912Hirai, AtsukoHARDCOVER08/18/2014$49.95
Cover: Journey Through the Afterlife: Ancient Egyptian Book of the DeadJourney Through the Afterlife: Ancient Egyptian Book of the DeadTaylor, John H.PAPERBACK05/13/2013$32.50
Cover: Tombs for the Living: Andean Mortuary PracticesTombs for the Living: Andean Mortuary PracticesDillehay, Tom D.PAPERBACK11/14/2011$40.00
Cover: To Serve the Living: Funeral Directors and the African American Way of DeathTo Serve the Living: Funeral Directors and the African American Way of DeathSmith, Suzanne E.HARDCOVER02/25/2010$39.50
Cover: Death Investigation in America: Coroners, Medical Examiners, and the Pursuit of Medical CertaintyDeath Investigation in America: Coroners, Medical Examiners, and the Pursuit of Medical CertaintyJentzen, Jeffrey M.HARDCOVER10/30/2009$68.50
Cover: Regulating How We Die: The Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues Surrounding Physician-Assisted SuicideRegulating How We Die: The Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues Surrounding Physician-Assisted SuicideEmanuel, Linda L.PAPERBACK06/30/1998$41.00
Cover: Death in Quotation Marks: Cultural Myths of the Modern PoetDeath in Quotation Marks: Cultural Myths of the Modern PoetBoym, SvetlanaE-DITION03/01/1991$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
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Books influence us in untold ways, and the ones that influence us the most are often read in childhood. Harvard University Press Senior Editor Julia Kirby is reminded of this on the anniversary of the birth of one of this country’s most celebrated economists. This month would have brought Thomas Schelling’s one-hundredth birthday—and he got closer to seeing it than many mortals. The Nobel laureate economist died just five years ago, after a brilliant career as both a scholar and an advisor to US foreign policy strategists. What better day to dip into his classic work