I found "All in the end is harvest, an anthology for those who grieve",
published in association with Cruse (Whitaker, 1984/1996 Darton, Longman and
Todd) a comfort to me.
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From: "Gordon Riches" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Thursday, July 15, 2004 12:49 PM
Subject: Can anyone recommend...
> Dear all,
> I have a colleague whose nephew's wife/partner of around 8 years
> contracted meningitis and died in the space of a few days. He is in his
> early 30s. I have been asked if I could recommend any books that might
> be of value or comfort to him.
> I would appreciate any texts - fiction, 'self-help' or reasonably
> accessible texts - that you are familiar with and could recommend.
> Many thanks,
> >>> [log in to unmask] 09/07/04 14:09:33 pm >>>
> The latest edition of the journal "Omega" will be of interest to many
> of you. The contents list is as follows:
> OMEGA -DETROIT THEN NEW YORK-
> VOL 48; PART 2; 2003
> ISSN 0030-2228
> pp. 103-114
> Medical Decision-Making Around the Time of Death of Cognitively
> Impaired Nursing Home Residents: A Pilot Study
> Cohen-Mansfield, J.; Lipson, S.
> pp. 115-136
> Examining the Assumptive World Views of Parents Bereaved by Accident,
> Murder, and Illness
> Matthews, L. T.; Marwit, S. J.
> pp. 137-148
> Bereavement Experience in the General Population: Incidence,
> Consequences, and Coping in a National Sample of Japan
> Shimai, S.
> pp. 149-164
> From Death Notification Through the Funeral: Bereaved Parents'
> Experiences and Their Advice to Professionals
> Janzen, L.; Cadell, S.; Westhues, A.
> pp. 165-184
> Relation of Existential and Religious Variables to the Death
> Harville, M.; Stokes, S. J.; Templer, D. I.; Rienzi, B.
> pp. 185-187
> Common Threads: Nine Widows' Journeys Through Love, Loss and Healing,
> by D. S. Kaimann
> Schachter, S. R.
> pp. 188-189
> Death Without Notice, by S. H. Straub
> Frantz, T. T.
> pp. 190-191
> Grieving Reproductive Loss: The Healing Process, by K. Gray and A.
> Beil, E. R.
> p. 192
> Prospects for Immortality: A Sensible Search for Life After Death, by
> J. R. Adams
> Lee, R.
> pp. 193-194
> Making Sense of Death: Spiritual, Pastoral and Personal Aspects of
> Dying, Death, and Bereavement, edited by G. R. Cox, R. A. Bendiksen,
> and R. G. Stevenson
> Doka, K. J.
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