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Crash at Corona: The U.S. Military Retrieval and Cover-Up of a Ufo

Friedman, Stanton T.;Berliner, Don

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ISBN 10: 1557784493 / ISBN 13: 9781557784490
Edité par Paragon House, New York, 1992
Etat : Near Fine Couverture rigide
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217pp/illus. One of the more credible books arguing the existence of UFOs.Most arresting of all is the testimony of those who handled the debris, who had no opportunity to compare notes, yet have described the materials .in almost identical language. Clean. N° de réf. du libraire 010174

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Titre : Crash at Corona: The U.S. Military Retrieval...

Éditeur : Paragon House, New York

Date d'édition : 1992

Reliure : Cloth

Etat du livre :Near Fine

Etat de la jaquette : Near Fine

Edition : 1st Edition

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The startling true story of the incident that began the modern UFO era--the crash of a flying saucer in New Mexico in 1947--by the investigator who broke the case. Friedman and Berliner tracked down 100 witnesses, including 30 who claim first-hand experience with the crash remnants. Their previously untold stories, plus evidence of the U.S. government's cover-up, make for a thrilling read. Photographs.

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Long-awaited report by Friedman, a nuclear physicist and well- known UFO buff, and Berliner (Want a Job? Get Some Experience. Want Experience? Get a Job, 1978) on the most controversial UFO case in US history: the purported crash of a saucer, complete with aliens, on July 3, 1947, near Corona, New Mexico. The ostensible crash and subsequent government coverup have received much attention over the years, notably in a 1980 bestseller by Charles Berlitz (Roswell Incident) and a novel by Whitley Strieber (Majestic, 1989). What do Friedman and Berliner add to the tale? High melodrama, with tinges of 1950's sci-fi and Red-menace movies (``Man had just come face to face with beings from another world,'' the authors declaim, said encounter being buried by ``brilliant covering-up by the entire American government''). Lots of reports from first- and second-hand witnesses, who remember seeing alien corpses and handling bits of mysterious, hieroglyphic-covered metallic foil. An intriguing theory of a second crash several miles away. A pointless description of the crash site today. Attempts to shore up ``documents'' about the crash (the so-called ``Majestic-12'' papers) that most UFO researchers reject as fakes. And last but not least, a subtext of embarrassing infighting among UFO researchers, who will win no awards for scholarly detachment. No great shakes, but a decent updating of Berlitz's report. Corona, New Mexico, still awaits its Schliemann, or at least its Jim Garrison; ufology still awaits its Homer. (Photographs--not seen.) -- Copyright ©1992, Kirkus Associates, LP. All rights reserved.

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