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The Complete Books of Charles Fort

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This scholarly exploration of the borderlands between science and fantasy features four complete works by the redoubtable Charle Fort (1874-1932): The Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, and New Lands. All concern the bizarre phenomena unexplained by traditional science that the author spent the better part of three decades documenting: flying saucers, telekinesis, sudden showers of fish from the sky, stigmata, poltergeists, and spontaneous combustion (to name a few). Fort's florid style and freakish subjects were much critiziced by his contemporaries, but he was defended and admired by an equal number of readers, including such noteworthies as Theodore Dreiser, Clarence Darrow, and Oliver Wendell Holmes. Stimulating, bewildering, and intoxicating, this intellectual tour de force is a must for lovers of science fiction as well as science facts.

Synopsis:

Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, New Lands. Greatest compilation of data: flying saucers, strange disappearances, inexplicable data not recognized by science. Painstakingly documented.

Synopsis:

This scholarly exploration of the borderlands between science and fantasy features four complete works by the redoubtable Charle Fort (1874-1932): The Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, and New Lands. All concern the bizarre phenomena unexplained by traditional science: flying saucers, telekinesis, sudden showers of fish from the sky, stigmata, poltergeists, and spontaneous combustion.

Synopsis:

This scholarly exploration of the borderlands between science and fantasy features four complete works by the redoubtable Charle Fort (1874-1932): The Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, and New Lands. All concern the bizarre phenomena unexplained by traditional science: flying saucers, telekinesis, sudden showers of fish from the sky, stigmata, poltergeists, and spontaneous combustion.

Table of Contents

THE BOOK OF THE DAMNED

NEW LANDS

LO!

WILD TALENTS

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486230948
Author:
Fort, Charles
Author:
Fort
Author:
Mackal, Roy P.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Meteorology
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Astronomy
Subject:
Life on other planets
Subject:
Curiosities and wonders
Subject:
Occultism
Subject:
Unidentified flying objects
Subject:
Witchcraft & Wicca
Subject:
Unexplained Phenomena
Subject:
Loch Ness monster
Subject:
Mythical Civilizations
Subject:
Science -- Miscellanea.
Subject:
Controversial Knowledge - Atlantis x
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
Metaphysics-Wicca and Goddess Worship
Subject:
Popular Culture
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Occult
Series Volume:
QP115
Publication Date:
19750231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
1152
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 2.63 lb

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"Synopsis" by ,
Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, New Lands. Greatest compilation of data: flying saucers, strange disappearances, inexplicable data not recognized by science. Painstakingly documented.

"Synopsis" by ,
This scholarly exploration of the borderlands between science and fantasy features four complete works by the redoubtable Charle Fort (1874-1932): The Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, and New Lands. All concern the bizarre phenomena unexplained by traditional science: flying saucers, telekinesis, sudden showers of fish from the sky, stigmata, poltergeists, and spontaneous combustion.

"Synopsis" by ,
This scholarly exploration of the borderlands between science and fantasy features four complete works by the redoubtable Charle Fort (1874-1932): The Book of the Damned, Lo!, Wild Talents, and New Lands. All concern the bizarre phenomena unexplained by traditional science: flying saucers, telekinesis, sudden showers of fish from the sky, stigmata, poltergeists, and spontaneous combustion.
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