True Tales of the Paranormal: Hauntings, Poltergeists, Near Death Experiences, and Other Mysterious Events

Overview

There are things in this world that we cannot explain, and occurrences that make us ponder the very nature of our existence. True Tales of the Paranormal is an intriguing examination of reincarnation, premonitions, and other spooky inexplicables from a scientific perspective, exploring modern scientific theories and current research. The author also provides suggestions on how to deal with paranormal experiences and where to go for help and information. Even readers who have never had psychic experiences will be ...

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Overview

There are things in this world that we cannot explain, and occurrences that make us ponder the very nature of our existence. True Tales of the Paranormal is an intriguing examination of reincarnation, premonitions, and other spooky inexplicables from a scientific perspective, exploring modern scientific theories and current research. The author also provides suggestions on how to deal with paranormal experiences and where to go for help and information. Even readers who have never had psychic experiences will be drawn into the lives of those who have and will be left questioning the world as we know it.

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"The book stands on its own as a treasure trove of contemporary ghost stories, made all the more frightening because they are related by people who lived to tell the tale."

Quill and Quire
"The book stands on its own as a treasure trove of contemporary ghost stories, made all the more frightening because they are related by people who lived to tell the tale."
Quill & Quire
"The book stands on its own as a treasure trove of contemporary ghost stories, made all the more frightening because they are related by people who lived to tell the tale."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781550024104
  • Publisher: Dundurn Press
  • Publication date: 9/1/2002
  • Pages: 254
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Kimberly I.A. Molto is a research scientist specializing in cognitive neurobiology. She has both taken courses and given lectures on the subject of parapsychology. She has had personal encounters with PSI activity and describes herself as an amateur sleuth, investigating cases brought to her attention. She is working on a sequel to this book.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 9
Introduction 11
Ch. 1 Rubicon 13 15
Ch. 2 Rubicon Revisited 29
Ch. 3 The Girl in the White Dress: A True Tale of Reincarnation 38
Ch. 4 Stratosfear 48
Ch. 5 The Far Side of the Sky 57
Ch. 6 If I Should Die Before I Wake 68
Ch. 7 The Night Owl 77
Ch. 8 Chillers 80
Ch. 9 Breathless 119
Ch. 10 Mysterioso Visita 130
Ch. 11 Dispatches From the Medical Front 147
Ch. 12 Interview with a Psychiatrist 182
Ch. 13 Imagining the Rubicon: Some Scientific Theories on Psi 200
Appendix 221
Notes and Sources 241
Glossary 246
Suggested Reading 252
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