The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena by John Michell

The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena

John Michell and Bob Rickard
RRP $39.95 Save 15%! ($6.14)
Price $33.81 with FREE shipping!
Buy this and get 34 Nile Miles
Ships in Expected delivery 2–4 weeks (Out of Stock)
User Rating
Rating saved


  • ISBN
    9781843537083 / 1843537087
  • Title The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena
  • Author John Michell and Bob Rickard
  • Category Unexplained Phenomena / The Paranormal
  • Format
  • Year 2007
  • Pages 453
  • Publisher
    Rough Guides Limited
  • Imprint Rough Guides Ltd
  • Edition
  • Language English
  • Dimensions 169mm x 29mm x 234mm


“The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena” is an exploration of the zone that lies between the known and the unknown, a shadowy territory that''s home to the lake monsters, combusting people, teleporting frogs and man-eating trees. Taking a Fortean path between dogmatic scientists and credulous believers, the authors trace tales of wonder back to their sources, drawing from a huge archive of observations, opinions and discussions. This updated second edition boasts new illustrations and plenty of intriguing new sections from near death experiences to ghosts, haunted houses and mysterious mass deaths. There are many things which are not yet known or understood about our world - as this guide shows there are many riddles to solve and wonders to experience. Decide for yourself with The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomona

Author Biography

Both established figures in the field. John Michell's book - 'View over Atlantis' was the cult read of the 1970's. Bob Rickard is editor of the Fortean Times, and the two co-wrote the earlier incarnations of this book, Phenomena and Living Wonders.

Write a review

(never shown publicly)

The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena