Why Did It Have To Be Snakes: From Science to the Supernatural, The Many Mysteries of Indiana Jones
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Why Did It Have To Be Snakes: From Science to the Supernatural, The Many Mysteries of Indiana Jones

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by Lois H. Gresh, Robert Weinberg
     
 

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Could you really use a bullwhip to swing across a chasm? Or rip out a man’s heart without killing him? At last, here is the book that finally answers the Indiana Jones–related questions that have troubled you for years. It tells you everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the history, culture, and science behind your favorite Indy scenes and

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Could you really use a bullwhip to swing across a chasm? Or rip out a man’s heart without killing him? At last, here is the book that finally answers the Indiana Jones–related questions that have troubled you for years. It tells you everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the history, culture, and science behind your favorite Indy scenes and settings. You’ll find out the truth about the Thuggees and their deadly practices, ancient death traps, the Well of Souls, Kali worship in India, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470225561
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
04/18/2008
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
806,883
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Lois H. Gresh and Robert Weinberg have written numerous books together, including The Science of Superheroes, The Science of Supervillains, The Science of James Bond, and The Science of Stephen King.

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Why Did It Have To Be Snakes: From Science to the Supernatural , The Many Mysteries of Indiana Jones 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
N-Gauth More than 1 year ago
I loved how it related what happens in the Indiana Jones movies to myths and legends of the past.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
IamsoexcitedbecausemyparentsfoundtheIndianaJonesmoviesinourlibraryandwegettowatchthemIAMSOEXCITED!!!!!! The only one we are missing is the first one because someone else has it and we need to wait for them to put it back in the library. SOEXCITEDINDYISMYFAVORITEOFALLTIMEANDIAMHISBIGGESTFAAAAAAAAAAN!!!!!!!! (I talk fast when i am excited.) Indy is the BEST!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He always picks up girls. 1. Marion Ravenwood 2. Wilhelmina Scott (did you notice that the club they escaped from was club obi-wan?) 3. Elsa Shnieder 4. Marion Ravenwood AGAIN! They get married at the end