Among the Missing: An Anecdotal History of Missing Persons by Jay robert nash

By Jay robert nash

The never-ending 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 recognized faces and countless numbers extra make up this attention-grabbing and fact-filled booklet. in addition to the situations that made nationwide and all over the world headlines, there are the unique tales of notorious or beforehand imprecise lacking individuals which learn like appealing secret, event, and infrequently technological know-how fiction stories. there's the case of latest York heiress Dorothy Arnold, who vanished perpetually whereas crossing 5th road in the course of an afternoon of procuring. And David Lang, who based on five eyewitnesses, evaporated into skinny air on a Tennessee state highway in 1880. Then there has been Arthur Orton, who insisted till his final breath that he was once Roger Charles Tichborne, the scion of 1 of England's oldest households, whose sizeable holdings introduced him one million money a yr till he mysteriously disappeared with the send Bella in 1854. The tales of these who back from the area of the lacking are usually the main extraordinary. The e-book comprises all of the components of excessive human drama: love, vengeance, avarice, experience, secret, violence, intercourse, and homicide.

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