THE MAMMOTH ENCYCLOPEDIA OF
The Definitive Illustrated Guide To All Things Alien
Edited by Ronald D. Story
The most authoritative UFOria guide on the planet.
A definitive, illustrated guide to all things alien, from the first-ever recorded incidents of close encounters to the latest information on worldwide UFOria.
Over 400 entries from more than 100 contributors cover everything from the incidents and witnesses involved to the concepts at stake and experts' personal statements.
Entries range from alien abductions, the Fantasy Prone hypothesis and JAL Flight no 1628, to the Lakenheath-Bentwaters Episode, mind control by aliens and Roswell.
Expert contributors include:
Isaac Asimov, Jerome Clark, Peter Davenport, Hilary Evans, Timothy Good, Marvin Kottmeyer, Jenny Randles, Carl Sagan, Whitley Strieber and Jacques Vallee.
- Over 300 rare images, eyewitness drawings and classic UFO photographs.
- Fully up-to-date on the news and development over the last decade.
Ronald Story's original The Encyclopedia of UFOs (1980) was heralded as the standard reference work on the subject for two decades. He is based in Seattle, Washington, USA and can be contacted through the website www.ronaldstory.com.
From the back cover:
This is the definitive A-Z guide to all things alien, from the first-ever-recorded incidents of close encounters to the latest information on world-wide UFOria. Over 400 fascinating entries cover everything from the incidents and witnesses involved to the concepts at stake and experts' personal position statements.
Over 300 rare images, eyewitness drawings and classic UFO photographs.
Fully up to date on the events and developments of the last decade.
Entries from all the top thinkers in the fields of UFO research and SETI (the search for extraterrestrial intelligence), including Jerome Clark, Erich von Daniken, Hilary Evans, Timothy Good, John Mack, Nick Pope, Jenny Randles, Carl Sagan, Whitley Strieber, and Jacques Vallee.
Exactly what happened on JAL Flight no 1628, in the Lakenheath-Bentwaters Episode, or at Roswell? What do people mean by the Fantasy Prone hypothesis, mind control by aliens or the Prison Earth theory? And what do the top thinkers of our time really think about the question of extraterrestrial encounters? The Mammoth Encyclopedia of Extraterrestrial Encounters is more than just a history of witnesses and incidents - it is the ultimate source book on the subject.
THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE - HOW CLOSE DO YOU DARE GET?
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