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By Jay robert nash

The unending secret of Amelia Earhart's final flight. The mysterious disappearance of pass judgement on Joseph strength Crater. The vanishing acts of Agatha Christie, Sherwood Anderson and Aimee Semple McPherson. The misplaced adventurers - Colonel Percy Fawcett, Richard Halliburton, and George Leigh-Mallory. those well-known faces and thousands extra make up this attention-grabbing and fact-filled booklet. in addition to the circumstances that made nationwide and world wide headlines, there are the unique tales of notorious or beforehand vague lacking people which learn like alluring secret, experience, and occasionally technology fiction stories. there's the case of recent York heiress Dorothy Arnold, who vanished without end whereas crossing 5th street in the course of an afternoon of purchasing. And David Lang, who in line with five eyewitnesses, evaporated into skinny air on a Tennessee state highway in 1880. Then there has been Arthur Orton, who insisted until eventually his final breath that he was once Roger Charles Tichborne, the scion of 1 of England's oldest households, whose substantial holdings introduced him 1000000 cash a yr till he mysteriously disappeared with the send Bella in 1854. The tales of these who again from the area of the lacking are usually the main strange. The publication comprises the entire components of excessive human drama: love, vengeance, avarice, event, secret, violence, intercourse, and homicide.

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