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 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. As the third millennium begins, many things are not yet known or understood about our world -- as this Rough Guide shows, there are still many riddles to solve and wonders to experience.A Rough Guide Special John Michell, Bob Rickard, Robert J. M. Rickard ... It is the tale of a soldier who was instantaneously transported from the Philippines to Mexico City (over nine thousand miles) in October 1593. The uniform that he was anbsp;...
|Author||:||John Michell, Bob Rickard, Robert J. M. Rickard|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides - 2000|