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In search of the dead

Jeffrey Iverson

In search of the dead

a scientific investigation of evidence for life after death

by Jeffrey Iverson

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Published by HarperSanFrancisco in [San Francisco, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Future life.,
  • Parapsychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-208) and index.

    StatementJeffrey Iverson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1311.F8 I94 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 212 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1568177M
    ISBN 100062505068
    LC Control Number91058029
    OCLC/WorldCa25789630

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    The Tibetan Book of the Dead Or the After-Death Experiences on the Bardo Plane English translation by Lāma Kazi Dawa-Samdup Foreword This book is the first English language translation of the famous Tibetan death text, The Great Liberation upon Hearing in the Intermediate State. The Book of the Dead was a key piece of tomb equipment for New Kingdom era Egyptians; the "book" provides instructions and prayers that pertain to the arduous journey from the world of the living to the world of the dead.

    Hunefer's Judgement in the presence of Osiris, Book of the Dead, 19th Dynasty, New Kingdom, c. B.C.E., papyrus, Thebes, Egypt (British Museum).. Created by Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. Ancient Egypt, an introduction. Palette of King Narmer. The Great Pyramids of Giza. Pyramid of Khufu. Pyramid of Khafre and the Great Sphinx. When Alex's mother uses the Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead to bring him back from the brink of death, she inadvertently summons a slew of other spirits from the underworld. In book two Alex and his best friend, Ren, head to London, where people are going missing, treasures are disappearing, and a blood rain is pouring from the skies.


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He reports on case histories and scientific investigations into the nature of death and puts recent theories to a leading mystic, His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet/5.

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The Book of the Dead is the modern term for about two hundred compositions assigned numbers in modern times for reference purposes. In Richard Lepsius assigned numbers in his edition of the papyrus of Iufankh (Egyptian Museum Turin), the longest manuscript known to him from the period at which the sequence of compositions was most.

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