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Ghosts from our past : both literally and figuratively : the study of the paranormal / Erin Gilbert, Abby L. Yates and Andrew Shaffer.

Gilbert, Erin, (author.). Yates, Abby L., (author.). Shaffer, Andrew, 1978- (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Crothersville Branch 791.4372 GILBERT (Text) 37500004192833 Nonfiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 791.4372 Gilbert (Text) 78292000359011 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101906002
  • Physical Description: 222 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Authors" Erin Gilbert and Abby L. Yates are fictitious characters played in the film by Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy.
Summary, etc.: "As seen in the upcoming Sony Pictures 2016 film Ghostbusters, the ultimate guide to identifying, understanding, and engaging with any paranormal activity that plagues you Years before they made headlines with the Ghostbusters, Erin Gilbert and Abby L. Yates, published the groundbreaking study of the paranormal, Ghosts From Our Past. This criminally underappreciated book is now back in print, revised and somewhat updated for the new century. Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence. Whether you're a believer or a skeptic, you'll find the information you're seeking right here in this extraordinary book, including: The frightening childhood experiences that inspired Erin and Abby's lifelong passion for the paranormal; The history and science behind ghosts and other supernatural entities; An illustrated guide to Class I through Class VII ghosts; Helpful sidebars like Is It a Ghost? A Handy Quiz, Ectoplasm Cleanup Tips, and more. With this official Ghostbusters guide in hand, you'll be prepared for almost any spirit, spook, or spectre that comes your way. For the rest, you know who to call"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Ghostbusters (Motion picture : 2016) > Miscellanea.
Ghosts > Humor.
FICTION / Media Tie-In.
HUMOR / Form / Parodies.

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