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The Resource Furnishing eternity : a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life, David Giffels

Furnishing eternity : a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life, David Giffels

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Furnishing eternity : a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life
Title
Furnishing eternity
Title remainder
a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life
Statement of responsibility
David Giffels
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A vibrant, heartfelt memoir about confronting mortality, surviving loss, finding resilience in one's Midwest roots and seeking a father's wisdom through an unusual woodworking project--constructing his own coffin." -- Amazon.com
Summary
The author of The Hard Way on Purpose explores loss, resilience and mortality as he describes how he and his 81-year-old wood-crafting father collaborated on building a casket together as an offbeat adventure, only to unexpectedly lose his mother
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10616247
Cataloging source
JAI
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Giffels, David
Dewey number
306.8742
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Giffels, David
  • Fathers and sons
  • Mortality
Target audience
adult
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a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life
Label
Furnishing eternity : a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life, David Giffels
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1017488964
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9781501105944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1017488964
Label
Furnishing eternity : a father, a son, a coffin, and a measure of life, David Giffels
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1017488964
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9781501105944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1017488964

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