Books The Economist Book of Obituaries by Keith Colqhoun and Ann Wroe Hardcover, 409 pages, John Wiley & Sons Inc, List Price: $29.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Economist Book of ObituariesAuthorKeith Colqhoun and Ann Wroe Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Presents a collection of more than two hundred obituaries taken from "The Economist." Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Economist Book of Obituaries Books Obituary Of Ulrich Inderbinen, From 'The Economist' December 9, 2008 He scaled all 14,700 feet of the Matterhorn more than 370 times, though he is said to have lost track of the exact number. Books Obituary Of Momofuku Ando, From 'The Economist' December 9, 2008 The patient disciple achieved fulfillment: mouthful upon mouthful of warming, strangely angular noodles, in flavors such as "Hearty Chicken" or "Shrimp Picante". Books Obituary of Eddie Clontz, From 'The Economist' December 9, 2008 Eddie Clontz described himself not as an editor but as a circus-master, drawing readers into his tent with an endless parade of fantasies and freaks.