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The Resource The close encounters man : how one man made the world believe in UFOs, Mark O'Connell

The close encounters man : how one man made the world believe in UFOs, Mark O'Connell

Label
The close encounters man : how one man made the world believe in UFOs
Title
The close encounters man
Title remainder
how one man made the world believe in UFOs
Statement of responsibility
Mark O'Connell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the life of the astronomer hired by the United States Air Force who spent years debunking sightings of UFOs across the country before shockingly changing his mind and using modern science to accept that they actually might be real
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaOWTO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connell, Mark
Dewey number
001.942092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hynek, J. Allen
  • United States
  • Ufologists
  • Astronomers
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Unidentified flying objects
  • Unidentified flying objects
  • Unidentified flying objects
  • Belief and doubt
Target audience
adult
Label
The close encounters man : how one man made the world believe in UFOs, Mark O'Connell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Under the dome -- Unusual stars -- The crowded sky -- Debunked -- Scintillations -- Project Henry -- Hynek in wonderland -- Flying saucer conspiracy -- Interaction -- Obscuring influence -- Burned brush -- Will-o'-the-wisp, part one -- Will-o'-the-wisp, part two -- Mr. UFO -- Signal in the noise -- Invisible at last -- The UFO experience -- The spur -- Purple peach trees -- Hynek vs. Sagan -- Close encounters -- Arizona -- The supersensible realm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 403 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780062484178
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1823315
  • 859813
Label
The close encounters man : how one man made the world believe in UFOs, Mark O'Connell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Under the dome -- Unusual stars -- The crowded sky -- Debunked -- Scintillations -- Project Henry -- Hynek in wonderland -- Flying saucer conspiracy -- Interaction -- Obscuring influence -- Burned brush -- Will-o'-the-wisp, part one -- Will-o'-the-wisp, part two -- Mr. UFO -- Signal in the noise -- Invisible at last -- The UFO experience -- The spur -- Purple peach trees -- Hynek vs. Sagan -- Close encounters -- Arizona -- The supersensible realm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 403 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780062484178
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1823315
  • 859813

Library Locations

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      54 Church St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R7K2, CA
      43.1603307 -79.2460639
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