Published December 22, 2004
by Trafford Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||114|
Understanding the Afterlife in This Life book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. How Judaism looks at the Afterlife, with primary /5(2). “ Afterlife is a succinct and powerful novel about human connection. Alvarez is a writer in full command of her form, reminding the world of her vast and venerable talent.” —Shelf Awareness, starred reviewReviews: In clear and compelling terms, Bart Ehrman recounts the long history of the afterlife, ranging from The Epic of Gilgamesh up to the writings of 4/5(1). In her seventh novel for adults, acclaimed author Julia Alvarez returns to themes that have compelled her creative production since her debut, “ How the García Girls Lost .
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