It also includes map locations and very clear cross referencing in the appendices.
The Empire of Death is a perfect blending of stunning photography and information, meticulously put together by author and photographer Paul Koudounaris.
I decided to order this copy and I was not disappointed; images are high quality, the book is interesting and is a jewel for any library.
Those who have gone before well outnumber those of the transitory present and are more swiftly forgotten. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Peter Jakobsen
Exquisite! Beautiful photographs and tonnes of fascinating informationPublished 1 month ago by Jazz
I got this book for my girlfriend who loved her trip to the Paris Catacombs. The book is beautiful and will be a lovely albeit macabre coffee table book. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Evan Pretzlaff
I wanted a book that would give historical and interesting facts on places of death and our treatment of the dead. That is just what was delivered and more. Read morePublished 6 months ago by AnotherSeeker
I ordered a Koudounaris title last year and I felt in love with the quality of the book, the images and the content. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Noelia V
Beautiful book, fun to glance through and an engrossing read. Saw the book featured on "The Macabre and the Beautifully Grotesque" Facebook page and had to have it. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Kendra Schott