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Weird science and bizarre beliefs : mysterious creatures, lost worlds, and amazing inventions

Author: Gregory L Reece
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2009.
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"The obsession that so many now have with the uncanny and the unnatural is in itself a mystery. It prompts serious questions which could have remarkable answers. Gregory L. Reece undertakes a quest for solutions. Braving the darkest recesses of cult belief, he stalks the twilight borderlands of contemporary culture, where, at the outer edges of mainstream thought, things become downright freaky and outlandish." "The  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory L Reece
ISBN: 9781845117566 1845117565
OCLC Number: 191925609
Description: x, 238 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Bigfoot --
Cryptozoology --
The spirit of Sasquatch --
Lost worlds --
The hollow earth --
Ancient wonders --
Tesla technology.
Responsibility: Gregory L. Reece.

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Explores a subterranean cavern reputed to be the home of elusive blue-skinned troglodytes. The author goes hiking in the backwoods for a glimpse of Bigfoot; investigates the truth of Alternative  Read more...

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"A wide-ranging and surprising account of some of the wilder and woollier areas of human belief and the outer limits of credulity." --Louis Theroux

 
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