Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Bizarre Wonders of North America by Jerome Clark

Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Bizarre Wonders of North America

Jerome Clark
RRP $173.95 Save 37%! ($64.68)
Price $109.27 with FREE shipping!
Buy this and get 110 Nile Miles
Ships from United Kingdom Expected delivery May 06 – May 12
?
User Rating
Rating saved

Details

  • ISBN
    9781576074305 / 1576074307
  • Title Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Bizarre Wonders of North America
  • Author Jerome Clark
  • Category Unexplained Phenomena / The Paranormal
  • Format
    Hardcover
  • Year 2005
  • Pages 369
  • Publisher
    ABC-CLIO
  • Imprint ABC-CLIO Ltd
  • Language English
  • Dimensions 180mm x 28mm x 263mm

Annotation

Organized geographically, Unnatural Landscapes: A Guide to the Mysteries of North America explores the history of bizarre natural phenomena in all 50 states.

Showers of insects. Pillars of fire. Cattle mutilations. Hollywood horror films have nothing on the bizarre, freaky, and downright odd phenomena of nature chronicled in Unnatural Landscapes: A Guide to the Mysteries of North America. Warning: this encyclopedia causes goose-bumps, spine shivers, and cold sweats.
— Conveniently organized by region, state, and locality
— Covers all 50 states
— Lengthy introduction
— Index
— Dozens of illustrations
— The only source available that covers this interesting topic
— Examines social, cultural, and environmental context of bizarre phenomena

Publisher Description

Organized geographically, Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Bizarre Wonders of North America explores the history of bizarre natural phenomena in all 50 states. Showers of insects, pillars of fire. Cattle mutilations. Hollywood horror films have nothing on the bizarre, freaky, and downright odd phenomena of nature chronicled in Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Bizarre Wonders of North America. Warning: this encyclopedia causes goosebumps, spine shivers, and cold sweats. Can the sky quake? Can sand play music? Have UFOs been sighted in your town? Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Mysterles of North America crosses the centuries and travels America to chronicle the strangest natural phenomena, the most bizarre scientific findings, and events from history that defy rational explanation. Conveniently organized by region, state, and locality, this one-volume, illustrated encyclopedia maps a landscape straight out of The Twilight Zone.
From apparitions in the sky to inhuman skeletons from the earthand everything in betweenstrange phenomena expert Jerome Clark, author of ABC-CLIO's Extraordinary Encounters: An Encyclopedia of Extraterrestrials and Otherworldly Beings, sifts through the legends, the hoaxes, and the science. Authoritatively researched, coolly considered, the entries in Unnatural Phenomena will expand the most skeptical reader's sense of the possible. The truth is out there...the evidence is in here.

Review
“This book is both entertaining and a ”bona fide“ public service to Fortean researchers and would-be authors. No library should be without it and ... no serious Fortean researcher can afford to miss it.” - Mysteries Magazine

Author Biography

Clark is vice president of the J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies and editor of its bimonthly International UFO Reporter.

Write a review

(never shown publicly)


Unnatural Phenomena: A Guide to the Bizarre Wonders of North America

109.27
InStock