Most widely held works about Joe Nickell
Most widely held works by Joe Nickell
Looking for a miracle : weeping icons, relics, stigmata, visions & healing cures by Joe Nickell ( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 2,480 libraries worldwide
An examination of miracle claims from the Shroud of Turin to levitation and inedia.
Crime science : methods of forensic detection by Joe Nickell ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
Explains some of the techniques of forensic science used in criminal investigations, including fingerprinting, DNA testing, impression analysis, pathology, and others; and includes case studies that show how the methods have been used in practice.
Inquest on the Shroud of Turin by Joe Nickell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Real-life X-files : investigating the paranormal by Joe Nickell ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
Camera clues : a handbook for photographic investigation by Joe Nickell ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 755 libraries worldwide
The UFO invasion : the Roswell incident, alien abductions, and government coverups ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
A compilation of the major investigations and inquiries into alleged UFO sightings, crashes, abductions, and coverups that have been reported in the pages of the "Skeptical Inquirer.".
Adventures in paranormal investigation by Joe Nickell ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
"Paranormal investigator Joe Nickell tackles the world's most seemingly inexplicable myth's in Adventures in Paranormal Investigation. With four decades of experience in the field, Nickell employs skepticism and scientific analysis to pull truth from the mire of false evidence and! trickery that surrounds both old and new legends and mysteries. Unlike authors who engage in hype and sensationalism in order to foster or debunk myths, Nickell approaches each case with a rational and scientific approach intended to find the truth."--BOOK JACKET.
Secrets of the sideshows by Joe Nickell ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Relics of the Christ by Joe Nickell ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Secrets of the supernatural : investigating the world's occult mysteries by Joe Nickell ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Psychic sleuths : ESP and sensational cases ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Mysterious realms : probing paranormal, historical, and forensic enigmas by Joe Nickell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Tracking the man-beasts : Sasquatch, vampires, zombies, and more by Joe Nickell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
"Join veteran paranormal investigator Joe Nickell on an investigative expedition of the historical, geographical, and cultural reaches of various 'manimals' and other humanoid entities..."--Cover, p. .
Real or fake studies in authentication by Joe Nickell ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Lake monster mysteries : investigating the world's most elusive creatures by Benjamin Radford ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
"Lake Monster Mysteries is the first book to examine these widespread mysteries from a scientific perspective. By using exhaustive research and results from firsthand investigations to help separate truth from myth, the authors foster our understanding of what really lurks in the cold, murky depths." "Benjamin Radford and Joe Nickell are considered to be among the top lake monster authorities in the world. Here they share unique insights into many of the world's best-known lake monsters. They interview witnesses and local experts and discuss the different types of lake monster sightings, delve into possible explanations for those sightings, and examine hoaxes, evidence claims, and legends surrounding the monsters. The authors have also conducted groundbreaking fieldwork experiments at the lakes and have examined recent photographic and sonar evidence."
The mystery chronicles : more real-life X-files by Joe Nickell ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Detecting forgery : forensic investigation of documents by Joe Nickell ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
"Joe Nickell's Detecting Forgery guides the reader through the process of sniffing out fake documents. The book begins by explaining the evolution of handwriting and moves on to cover topics as varied as spectral analysis and the use of microscopes and fingerprinting. Detailed photographs of known forgeries, including the signature of Robert E. Lee and documents created by Mark Hofmann, along with many other illustrations, enhance the text."--BOOK JACKET.
Ambrose Bierce is missing and other historical mysteries by Joe Nickell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 libraries worldwide
What constitutes historical truth is often subject to change. Joe Nickell demonstrates the techniques used in solving some of the world's most perplexing mysteries, such as the authenticity of Abraham Lincoln's celebrated Bixby letter, the 1913 disappearance of writer and journalist Ambrose Bierce, and the apparent real-life model for a mysterious character in a novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Nickell also uses newly uncovered evidence to reveal the identity of John Demjanjuk, otherwise known as "Ivan the Terrible."
Pen, ink & evidence : a study of writing and writing materials for the penman, collector, and document detective by Joe Nickell ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and German and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Missing pieces : how to investigate ghosts, UFOs, psychics, & other mysteries by Robert A Baker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Alien abduction Animals, Mythical Case studies Criminal investigation Criminal investigation--Technological innovations Curiosities and wonders Detective and mystery stories Evidence, Expert Extraterrestrial beings Forensic sciences Forgery Fraud Genealogy Graphology Guidebooks Handbooks, manuals, etc. History History Holy Shroud Human-alien encounters Impostors and imposture Jesus Christ Juvenile works Kentucky--Morgan County Lake animals Legal documents Legal photography Manuscript dating Miracles Miscellanea Monsters New Mexico--Roswell Occultism--Investigation Paleography Parapsychology Parapsychology in criminal investigation Parapsychology--Investigation Photographs--Dating Photography in historiography Relics Religious articles Roswell Incident (New Mexico : 1947) Sideshows Signatures (Writing) Spirits Supernatural Unidentified flying objects--Sightings and encounters Writing Writing--Identification Writing--Materials and instruments
Nickell, Joe Herman.