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Modern mysteries of Britain

Janet Bord

Modern mysteries of Britain

one hundred years of strange events

by Janet Bord

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Grafton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychical research -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p329-333. - Includes index.

    StatementJanet and Colin Bord.
    ContributionsBord, Colin, 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1028.5.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination364p. :
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15082875M
    ISBN 100586065296
    OCLC/WorldCa18071625

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