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Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life After Death

In her groundbreaking book, Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life After Death, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Deborah Blum has masterfully retold the story of the birth of spiritualism and the scientific pursuit of “psychical research.” In the late nineteenth century, William James, renowned philosopher and psychologist, and a small group of eminent scientists staked their reputations, their careers, even their sanity on one of the most extraordinary quests ever undertaken: to empirically prove the existence of ghosts, spirits, and psychic phenomena. 553 more words

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RR Autograph Auctions Charles L. Dodgson

ALS signed “C. L. Dodgson,” four pages on two adjoining sheets, 3.5 x 5.5, May 12, 1891. From Christ’s Church, Oxford, Dodgson writes to Mr. Bowles, editor of The Lady and later Vanity Fair. 455 more words

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Books: "Alice I Have Been"

My recent book review in the Sunday Dallas Morning News:

By JOYCE SÁENZ HARRIS / Special Contributor to The Dallas Morning News
Joyce Sáenz Harris is a Dallas freelance writer.
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