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Is death the end?

Philip Ian Phillips

Is death the end?

an authentic record of twenty-five years" investigation into the many claims that there is a life after death

by Philip Ian Phillips

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Published by Corgi in London .
Written in English

  • Future life.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] P. and S. Phillips.
    ContributionsPhillips, Sybil, joint author.
    LC ClassificationsBF1311.F8 P53 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5459821M
    ISBN 100552089273
    LC Control Number73162308

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    Many years have passed. Death says he's growing tired as he tells the story, so he thinks it wise to finish. He states that the book thief died only yesterday, that she lived a long life in a place far away from Munich and Himmel Street in a suburb of Sydney. Her soul, like her Papa's, sat up when Death came for her, and as she went she thought. Death himself is the narrator of The Book Thief, and the setting is Nazi Germany during World War II, so there is a constant feeling of danger and suspense in the narrator also reveals the fates of most of the characters beforehand, particularly the details of their deaths. This creates a different kind of suspense, where the reader knows some of the story's end but still wants to.

    The End of Death is a three-volume series of Two is subtitled, “How to Work Miracles”, and will be released before June Please sign up for . Death describes the bombing of Himmel Street to take place at the end of this part. Everyone dies sleeping except for Liesel, who is awake in the Hubermann's basement at the time of the raid. A rescue crew finds her clutching a book and asks why she was in the basement, as the air raid sirens failed to .

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