The following sources are recommended by a professor emeritus whose research specialty is heaven.
· Bynum, Caroline Walker. The Resurrection of the Body in Western Christianity, 200-1336. 1995.
· Gardiner, Eileen, ed. Visions of Heaven and Hell Before Dante. 1989.
· Himmelfarb, Martha. Ascent to Heaven in Jewish and Christian Apocalypses. 1993.
· McDannell, Colleen, and Bernhard Lang. Heaven: A History. 1988.
· Russell, Jeffrey Burton. A History of Heaven. 1997.
· Zaleski, Carol. Otherworld Journeys: Accounts of Near-death Experiences in Medieval and Modern Times. 1987.
· Emerson, Jan, and Hugh Feiss, eds. Imagining Heaven in the Middle Ages. 2000.
· Zaleski, Carol and Philip, eds. The Book of Heaven. 2000.
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