Let Your Last Footprint be a Green One

Hannah Jane Rumble

Abstract


This short essay is about the British Natural Burial Movement and the appeal it holds for the bereaved and those who choose to be buried in such sites.

Keywords


natural burial; decomposition; death

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5195/aa.2016.127

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