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Author: Deborah Blum
Publisher: London : Arrow, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Deborah Blum explores the work of a group of scientists who, at the close of the 19th century, dared to put their reputations on the line by seeking to establish whether the spirit world really existed.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Blum
ISBN: 9780099469346 0099469340
OCLC Number: 137312848
Description: 370 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Deborah Blum.

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Many mediums, like the notorious Madame Blavatsky, were exposed as charlatans yet there were some mediums who continued to communicate directly with another world, who despite every rigorous  Read more...

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"A book as fascinating as any detective story" * Daily Mail * "Blum presents a fascinating story in a very readable but accurate style...the climax of the book, as gripping as fiction, is an account Read more...

 
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