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After by Dr. Bruce Greyson, MD

After: A Doctor Explores What Near-Death Experiences Reveal About Life and Beyond

Dr. Bruce Greyson, MD

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Imprint: Bantam Press
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Publication date: 11 Mar 2021
ISBN: 9781787634626

'This long-awaited and amazing book is a major contribution to the study of what happens when we die, and will quickly prove to be a classic in near-death studies.' - Raymond Moody, author of Life After Life What happens when we die?

4 stars out of 5
Christopher Stevens
18 Feb 2021

"told in the sort of layman's language that made Oliver Sacks a bestseller"

This hardback, told in the sort of layman's language that made Oliver Sacks a bestseller, includes dozens of similar accounts — such as the fireman who was blown off his feet in an explosion, and found himself trying to help his comrades carry his own unconscious body to safety.

The author is adamant nothing he has discovered is proof of a spiritual dimension and a life beyond this world. All of the stories might arise from some hallucinatory faculty in the brain, which kicks in during the last moments of life.

But the simplest explanation, he suggests, is that these experiences feel so convincing because they are objectively real, not hallucinations.