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A memoir from beyond mortality. Neurosurgeon and skeptic Eben Alexander came back from a coma against all odds, with a startling tale to tell about what lies on the other side of life. Proof of Heaven is Dr. Eben Alexander's account of his life before, during, and after a near-death experience brought on by a devastating illness and harrowing coma. You won't be able to put down this remarkable true story of his newfound belief in God—and how it challenged all the science he once trusted. A story of profound beauty and inspiration, this gripping memoir is a life-affirming look at God, the soul, and what may lie ahead for us in the world beyond. Proof of Heaven is a book bound to fascinate anyone who's after hard evidence about the afterlife.