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Aos paranormal activity and death The locations gathered here include the dangerous Strait of Messina home of the mythical sea monsters Scylla and Charybdis; the coal town of Jharia where the ground burns constantly with fire; Kasanka National Park in Zambia where. I was SO excited for this book I can t begin to tell you how eagerly I started reading it I first started reading it on a long haul flight so when I struggled I figured it was just the flight messing with me and I put it away Two weeks later when my jet lag was fully recovered and I was wanderlusting once I tried againStill no luckThe introduction is very good but a book can t stand on an introduction alone The cases described in this book area reminder of how much the woes of a place owe to mankind s overactive information The book is also gorgeous the layout and typography are simply amazing and if I had even remotely enjoyed this book I would absolutely purchase a physical copy for my coffee table Alas the major problem with the content is that the places are not properly introduced It is as though the author is operating on the assumption that the reader already has a background knowledge of the places I want details of where the place is what it looks like and why it is deemed cursed right at the beginning not vaguely woven into the substance of the chapter And photos I got annoyed having to Google every single place Take away some of the random sketches of a compass and rather include photos or even sketches of the places themselves I know that this presupposition was the reason for my disappointment in the Atlas based on the fact that there were three places I did indeed have a good background knowledge of Gaza Kasanka National Park The Valley of the Kings Aokigahara and The Bermuda Triangle I enjoyed these sections because I knew of the places and what they looked of and so the additional information provided was enlightening to meSo very sadly this traveler was disappointed by The Atlas of Cursed Places Perhaps in the future a second addition could address the troublesome points Disclaimer I received an eARC via NetGalley and Black Dog Leventhal Publishers in exchange for an honest review Banned in Britain reading it I first started Hour of the Beast reading it on a long haul flight so when I struggled I figured it was just the flight messing with me and I put it away Two weeks later when my jet lag was fully Dictionary Of Dreams recovered and I was wanderlusting once I tried againStill no luckThe introduction is very good but a book can t stand on an introduction alone The cases described in this book area The Love of a Latino reminder of how much the woes of a place owe to mankind s overactive information The book is also gorgeous the layout and typography are simply amazing and if I had even Other Days, Other Eyes remotely enjoyed this book I would absolutely purchase a physical copy for my coffee table Alas the major problem with the content is that the places are not properly introduced It is as though the author is operating on the assumption that the Deception Island reader already has a background knowledge of the places I want details of where the place is what it looks like and why it is deemed cursed The Family right at the beginning not vaguely woven into the substance of the chapter And photos I got annoyed having to Google every single place Take away some of the The First Partition of Poland random sketches of a compass and The Hero of Varay rather include photos or even sketches of the places themselves I know that this presupposition was the Palestrina and Other Plays reason for my disappointment in the Atlas based on the fact that there were three places I did indeed have a good background knowledge of Gaza Kasanka National Park The Valley of the Kings Aokigahara and The Bermuda Triangle I enjoyed these sections because I knew of the places and what they looked of and so the additional information provided was enlightening to meSo very sadly this traveler was disappointed by The Atlas of Cursed Places Perhaps in the future a second addition could address the troublesome points Disclaimer I Blackmailed By Daddy received an eARC via NetGalley and Black Dog Leventhal Publishers in exchange for an honest उरलं सुरलं [Urla Surla] review

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8 million migrating bats darken the skies; the Nevada Triangle in the Sierra Nevada mountains where hundreds of aircraft have disappeared; and Aokigahara Forest near Mount Fuji in Japan the world's second most popular suicide location following the Golden Gate Brid. While certainly a very pretty book with several lovely mock historical maps in it The Atlas of Cursed Places suffers from a distinct lack of research into the places it mentions Some of the stories are close to accurate some are little than repeats of commonly told urban legends appearing all over the internet The worst part is the factual errors made in several stories one glaring one being that King Tut is not displayed in Cairo but his mummy remains in his tomb and the lack of completion of the stories Several feel unfinished as if the author repeated what he knew about a place and stopped there without looking into any details A good example of this is the story about Stull Cemetery which he repeatedly states there is no way of knowing how the story that this cemetery was a gate to hell began when I found this information out in less than five minutes with Google So while a very pretty book not a very useful one to anyone with than a passing knowledge of urban legends and cursed places Book received from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review The Non-Designer's Design Book (4th Edition) research into the places it mentions Some of the stories are close to accurate some are little than Homewrecker repeats of commonly told urban legends appearing all over the internet The worst part is the factual errors made in several stories one glaring one being that King Tut is not displayed in Cairo but his mummy Make your own model forts & castles remains in his tomb and the lack of completion of the stories Several feel unfinished as if the author Tremors of Fury (The Days of Ash and Fury repeated what he knew about a place and stopped there without looking into any details A good example of this is the story about Stull Cemetery which he How Julian and Nigel Turned Each Other Gay (Inadvertently), or So They Both Claim repeatedly states there is no way of knowing how the story that this cemetery was a gate to hell began when I found this information out in less than five minutes with Google So while a very pretty book not a very useful one to anyone with than a passing knowledge of urban legends and cursed places Book The Mage (Foxcraft, Book 3) received from NetGalley in exchange for an honest Illustrated Workbook for Self-Therapy for Your Inner Critic review

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Oliver Le Carrer brings us a fascinating history and armchair journey to the world's most dangerous and frightful places complete with vintage maps and period illustrations in a handsome volume This alluring read includes 40 locations that are rife with disaster ch. Rating 5 of fiveThe Publisher Says Olivier Le Carrer brings us a fascinating history and armchair journey to the world s most dangerous and frightful places complete with vintage maps and period illustrations in a handsome volumeThis alluring read includes 40 locations that are rife with disaster chaos paranormal activity and death The locations gathered here include the dangerous Strait of Messina home of the mythical sea monsters Scylla and Charybdis the coal town of Jharia where the ground burns constantly with fire Kasanka National Park in Zambia where 8 million migrating bats darken the skies the Nevada Triangle in the Sierra Nevada mountains where hundreds of aircraft have disappeared and Aokigahara Forest near Mount Fuji in Japan the world s second most popular suicide location following the Golden Gate BridgeTHIS BOOK WAS A YULE GIFT TO ME IT SHOULD BE ON YOUR BOOKSGIVING LIST TOOMy Review History a ruling passion of my reading life contains so many byways culs de sac and dead ends that are fascinating that it s a wonder the real history ever gets told I love the odd and unsettling details that get lost when one reads only The Big Picture There are very few byways left unexplored by now wouldn t you thinkYou haven t read this book yetStart here in India Most US citizens have probably heard of Centralia Pennsylvania at some point or anothera town that sits atop a coal mine burning out of control since 1962 Now multiply that by about fifty and set it in a country where there isn t any kind or sort of centralized authority charged with keeping people safe from the conseuences of profit driven environmental rape Oh waitthat d be 45 s Murrikuh so sorry Anyway the image of Hell that is Jharia makes Centralia look like a minor dump fire


10 thoughts on “Atlas des lieux maudits

  1. says:

    This was a fantastic concept but it fell flat in execution for meThe book had a lot of good information but the reading fel

  2. says:

    THIS IS A PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT – DO NOT SPEND MONEY ON THIS BOOKUnfortunately this book does not do what it says on the tinThis is not a book about cursed places around the world If you want to buy this book because you think it wil

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    Rating 5 of fiveThe Publisher Says Olivier Le Carrer brings us a fascinating history and armchair journey to the world's most dangerous and frightful places complete with vintage maps and period illustrations in a handsome volumeThis alluring read includes 40 locations that are rife with disaster chaos paranormal activity and death The locations gathered here include the dangerous Strait of Messina home of the mythical sea mons

  4. says:

    The title pretty much tells it all The beautifully illustrated book takes the reader on a tour off the beaten track if you will The bo

  5. says:

    I was SO excited for this book I can’t begin to tell you how eagerly I started reading it I first started reading it on a long haul flight so when I struggled I figured it was just the flight messing with me and I put it away Two weeks later

  6. says:

    I just loved the idea of a travel guide to cursed places In this Atlas of Cursed Places by Olivier Le Carrer the contents section of the book made me even keen to read it I think that most people will be like me and know they want to read it or simply pass by For those who do want to read it there is a treat in store It i

  7. says:

    Don't get me wrong this is a gorgeous book reminiscent of an old sailor's journal with full drawings of maps macabre artworks of skeletons and just overall really pleasant to look at and flip through I think it's part of the appeal of this book that certainly and the enticing title Atlas of Cursed Places If you're a casual connoi

  8. says:

    While certainly a very pretty book with several lovely mock historical maps in it The Atlas of Cursed Places suffers from a distinct lack of research into the places it mentions Some of the stories are close to accurate some are little than repeats of commonly told urban legends appearing all over the internet The worst part is t

  9. says:

    Hard to resist title but unfortunately I didn't find the presentation to be up to the same standard I was very excited when I was approved to borrow this from the publisherNetgalley I mean who wouldn't be interested in a b

  10. says:

    You'd think that just based on the title of the book that I would love this one but you'd be wrong And you guys this book is a thing of beauty to hold and flip through How did such a wonderful premise go so wrong? Yes it has lovely maps something I always geek out about and there are some interesting nuggets but overall this one simply fell flat in the execution Each location has about a page of information and a map and maybe some diagra

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