↠ Read Alien Dawn An Investigation into the Contact Experience [eBook] By Colin Wilson

↠ Read Alien Dawn An Investigation into the Contact Experience [eBook] By Colin Wilson

Alien Dawn An Investigation into the Contact Experience
In over 80 books, Wilson has reported on a wide variety of alternate realities involving crime, sex the occult, all based on the underlying premise that our everyday consciousness is meager compared with powers potentially available to us This attempt at a synthesis of the alien UFO phenomenon shows his encyclopedic strength to be also his weakness In his zeal for In over 80 books, Wilson has reported on a wide variety of alternate realities involving crime, sex the occult, all based on the underlying premise that our everyday consciousness is meager compared with powers potentially available to us This attempt at a synthesis of the alien UFO phenomenon shows his encyclopedic strength to be also his weakness In his zeal for inclusiveness, he reports not only on the history of UFOs from mythology thru Kenneth Arnold to Philip Corso The Day After Roswell , but also writes about Uri Geller, LSD research, crop circles, ley lines, the Loch Ness monster, remote viewing, Jung, hypnotism, poltergeists, Ouspensky, out of body experiences, quantum physics a great deal There s little new here much of the book is composed of unfootnoted 2nd 3rd hand accounts of UFOs, alien encounters perhaps related phenomena drawn from other sources, resulting in an unfocused catalog of anecdotes, the larger import of which is rarely assessed Periodically he asks, as if talking to himself What, then, are we to make of it all At times he finds unbelievability a plus after all, if someone were simply fabricating a story, wouldn t they make it plausible By the time readers reach the chapter titled Oh no, not again the phrase has an unintended inflection In the end, he seems to regard aliens whatever they are as agents in the transformation of consciousness, but he provides little solid support for, or elucidation of, such a hypothesis Publishers Weekly edited
Title : Alien Dawn An Investigation into the Contact Experience
Pages : 352 pages
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Author :  Colin Wilson
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Language : English


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