First real guide to the hunting of ghosts:
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In this book, which is the first real guide to the hunting of ghosts, Peter Underwood manages to cover just about eery aspect of this intriguing and mystifying subject.
Starting from an explanation of the various kinds of ghosts, various kinds of hauntings and the many types of location in which ghosts, poltergeists and associated phenomena occur. He examines in detail methods of investigation, the use of specialist equipment, including a special section on the photography of ghosts, and the associated questionnaires and documentation needed in order to carry out a bona fide and exhaustive research into the haunting. At this point he takes the reader through a step-by-step investigation of a haunting, bringing in the above specialist equipment and paying particular attention to the singular problems associated with poltergeists.
Then, having learned the lessons, he looks at aspects of ghost hunting in Britain, Europe, North America, Australasia and the Far East, ending up with a calendar of ghosts and their hauntings.The author's authority and specialist knowledge in this subject makes The Ghost Hunter's Guide a unique and important book in the investigation of those phenomena which we cannot yet fully explain.
What are the qualities which make an ideal ghost hunter? You need to be part detective, part investigative reporter, a scientist, with a measure of the psychologist thrown in.These are the qualities, this book explains; the techniques which you need to put them into use.Peter Underwood, president of the Ghost Club, examines types of ghosts, ghost hunting equipment - including a special section on photography, investigation of haunted locations - broken down into a step by step procedure; covering poltergeists, mediumship, and exorcism.A calendar of annual hauntings is provided to increase your chances of a sighting!
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Descrizione libro Sterling, 1988. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110713720336
Descrizione libro Distributed in the United States by Sterling Pub. Co, 1988. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0713720336