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By Loren Rhoads

ISBN-10: 031643843X

ISBN-13: 9780316438438

ISBN-10: 0751571636

ISBN-13: 9780751571639

A hauntingly attractive shuttle advisor to the world's so much visited cemeteries, instructed via striking images and their specified histories and residents.

More than 3.5 million travelers flock to Paris's Père Lachaise cemetery every one year. They are lured there, and to many cemeteries all over the world, by way of a mixture of average attractiveness, ornate tombstones and crypts, extraordinary citizens, brilliant historical past, or even natural world. Many additionally stopover at Mount Koya cemetery in Japan, the place 10,000 lanterns light up the wooded area atmosphere, or graveside in Oaxaca, Mexico to witness Day of the lifeless fiestas. Savannah's Bonaventure Cemetery has attractive evening excursions of the Southern Gothic tombstones below moss-covered timber that's probably the most renowned attracts of the town.


199 Cemeteries to determine sooner than You Die gains those unforgettable cemeteries, besides 196 extra, obvious in additional than three hundred pictures. during this bucket checklist of shuttle musts, writer Loren Rhoads, who hosts the preferred Cemetery trip web publication, info the background and lines that make each one vacation spot distinct. all through may be profiles of well-known humans buried there, notable memorials by way of famous artists, and strange components, reminiscent of the hand carved wooden grave markers within the Merry Cemetery in Romania.

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