The New York Times Book of the Dead: 320 Print and 10,000 Digital Obituaries of Extraordinary People [EPUB]

The New York Times Book of the Dead: 320 Print and 10,000 Digital Obituaries of Extraordinary People [EPUB]
The New York Times Book of the Dead: 320 Print and 10,000 Digital Obituaries of Extraordinary People edited by William McDonald
2016 | EPUB | 14.5MB

The obituary page of The New York Times is a celebration of extraordinary lives. This groundbreaking package includes 300 obits in the book with exclusive online access to 10,000 more of the most important and fascinating obituaries the Times has ever published.

The Times' obituary editor, William McDonald, selected 320 of the most important and influential obits from the newspaper's archives. In chapters like "Stage and Screen," "Titans of Business," "The Notorious," "Scientists and Healers," "Athletes," and "American Leaders," the entries include a wide variety of newsmakers from the last century and a half, including Annie Oakley, Theodore Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin, Marilyn Monroe, Coco Chanel, Malcolm X, Jackie Robinson and Prince.