BOOK REVIEW: Passport to Magonia: From Folklore to Flying Saucers by Jacques Vallee (Daily Grail Publishing) / Having further. Jacques Fabrice Vallée (French: [vale]; born September 24, ) is a computer scientist, . Speculation about these potential links were first detailed in Vallée’s third UFO book, Passport to Magonia: From Folklore to Flying Saucers. SOURCE: Vallee, Jacques. Passport to Magonia: From Folklore to Flying Saucers. Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., Preface, pp. vii-ix;.

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In his boek “Alien dawn” Colin Wilson makes a more convincing case of the same theory, adding more connections to other legends and experiences and, not in the least, attempting to offer some explanations as to why the reality of UFOs and aliens might be much more complex and strange than first conceived. Bekijk de hele lijst.

Reviews Schrijf een review. Scientific opinion has generally followed public opinion in the belief that pwssport flying objects either do not exist the “natural phenomena hypothesis” or, if they do, must represent evidence of a visitation by some advanced race of space travellers the extraterrestrial hypothesis or “ETH”.

He lives in San Francisco. He reminds us of our inability to understand the accounts even as he seeks to understand them. Welke opties voor jouw bestelling beschikbaar zijn, zie je bij het afronden van de bestelling. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mar 09, Krista the Krazy Kataloguer rated it really uacques it Shelves: The second half of the book catalogues details of specific sightings and is less interesting to me than the first half, which focuses on the historical connections between UFO sightings and fairy lore.

The amount of information, types of witnesses and manner of UFO phenomena is truly mind-boggling. The nurse was here presented with magical gifts, and when a green dew had baptized her right eye she was enabled to behold further wonders.


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Nov 14, Ran Prieur rated it really liked it. Over two decades ago, eminent scientist Vallee wrote a provocative book about jaques UFO landings, folklore, and certain unexplained phenomena.

Astrophysics University of Lille Nord de France Dec 07, Ian rated it liked it Shelves: You are commenting using your Facebook account. This is a foundational book for UFO enthusiasts.

I recommend this valllee to all UFOlogists or people interested in folklore. Alles van Jacques Vallee. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Sheaffer further states that “the M. Liefhebbers van Jacques Vallee bekeken ook. This book thus describes the parallels between modern-day UFO-sightings and earlier encounters with fairy folk.

Vallee’s hypothesis really pulled me in and really put into words what I jacwues always felt were two linked ideas. This intriguing little book examines the history of UFO sightings and shows the parallels with fairy lore, particularly Celtic fairy lore. Passprt a career as an information scientist with Stanford Research Institute and the Institute for the Future, where he served as a principal investigator for the groupware project on the ARPANET, the prototype of the Internet, Vallee cofounded a venture capital firm in Silicon Valley.

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In his opinion, the intelligence behind the phenomenon attempts social manipulation by using deception on the humans with whom they interact. The idea of UFOs was not unknown inbut most of the people in attendance at the Fatima apparitions would not have attributed the claimed phenomena there to UFOs, let alone to extraterrestrials.

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Witnesses of UFO phenomena undergo a manipulative and staged spectacle, meant to alter their belief system, and eventually, influence human society by suggesting alien intervention from outer space. The updated version is entitled “UFOs: Please help by adding reliable sources.

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Allen Hynek, one of a view scientists who take UFOs seriously. For these and other reasons, Avllee. As in the novel just quoted, Dr. And it is my conclusion that the obsservation of this very deep mechanism go a crucial one.


All of this is not to say that UFOs aren’t real, but that their reality is not the most important aspect of UFO-sightings. On November 6,two men in different parts of the country both reported being visited by strange creatures who tried to steal their dogs. From Folklore to Flying Saucers. Does this remind you of anything?

Although the firm formed several international spinoffs and partnered with a variety of prominent firms and governmental organizations including Lehman VallweRenault and NASAit failed to attain long-term profitability. Anytime she tried to eat other things, she would start vomiting furiously.

He claims that an unnamed superior came and erased the tape. This book is a fascinating read and it mavonia deserves its place in my ufology book collection. While analyzing observations from many parts of the world, Vallee became intrigued by the similarities in every culture in patterns between modern sightings and historical reports of encounters with flying objects and their occupants.

Vallee takes modern-day UFO reports, the airship sightings of the s, fairie lore, etc. A bonus of the book is a list in the back half of documented sightings from to He argues that the UFO-sightings from the s onwards are continuous with the sightings of flying airships in the late s, who are continuous with earliers sightings of fairies, elves, gnomes, etc.

Jacques Vallee Passport to Magonia 41, May 16, Ard rated it liked it Shelves: He advocates a stronger and more serious involvement of science maglnia the UFO research and debate.

The entities could be multidimensional beyond space-time, and thus could coexist with humans, yet remain undetected. Apr 19, Owen Spencer rated it it was amazing.