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The skeptic's guide to the paranormal

Author: Lynne Kelly
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen? ; London : Orion [distributor], 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains an explanation of 27 paranormal phenomena - from walking over hot coals to spontaneous combustion - that appear to defy the laws of science. This work presents facts about the paranormal and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne Kelly
ISBN: 1741140595 9781741140590
OCLC Number: 123109866
Description: viii, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction vii1 Spontaneous human combustion 12 Walking on hot coals 83 Crop circles 124 The Shroud of Turin 205 Psychic readings 346 Spiritualism 497 Ghosts and poltergeists 718 DIY ghost photos 809 Reincarnation and past lives 8310 Astrology 10211 Numerology 11512 ESP - extrasensory perception 12513 Nostradamus 14314 The prophecy that is Kabul Khan 15015 Psychic detectives 15416 DIY telepathy 16117 Psychics on stage 16418 DIY bending spoons 17519 UFO encounters of the first kind - sightings 17820 UFO encounters of the second kind - physical evidence 19821 UFO encounters of the third kind - alien contact 20722 Alien abductions 21723 The Bermuda Triangle 22624 Levitation 23325 Dowsing and divining 24426 Yeti, Bigfoot and other ape-men 25127 The Loch Ness Monster 256Acknowledgements 261
Responsibility: Lynne Kelly.

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