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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. 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 connoisseur of the macabre like me you d probably instantly think that this is the book for youBeyond the excellent packaging however there s little to be said The entries are sparse and although charming witty and captivating enough to the casual reader failed to engage both the intellect and the imagination For example why is Chateau of Montsegur has the subtitle Satan s Synagogue As an avid reader of internet Creepypasta and horror stories to me this title seems like a gift from God ironically to a writer especially in a book themed as such but alas it s the first page and the book failed to live up to its promise Maybe it s just me but I think this book should really capitalise on the stories bit the human interest since legends and mythologies is what kept these supposed cursed places alive and well in the collective human psyche not dry facts Yes birds mysteriously commit collective suicide in this place but why It s not enough to say experts say maybe it s this and that and legend had it that plus some witty sardonic joke which I actually really appreciate I love the brand of humour here at least it d be engaging if you kept to the spirit and spun a yarn Tell us a story We wanted to be entertained we wanted to be terrified we wanted to be haunted We wanted to be cursed We wanted to understand just why these places in particular are cursed This book just often felt too light hearted for me and maybe that s the point to lay down an atlas of places that was supposedly cursed but we know curses don t exist now do we Barbara to people who lack imagination who trembled at the mere mention of the Suicide Forest And I do love how this book raises awareness on those places who s not so much cursed as it is the making of mankind sometimes we do curse ourselves unnecessarily as a species I do love how this book raises awareness about climate change about global warming poverty and so on and so forth We as a species must never lose sight of ourselves especially those that we usually call less fortunate I wouldn t call their unsung and unspoken tales a real life horror story that d be an absolutely unfair judgement towards their plightBut sadly this is the bane of my generation I guess no pun intended I was born in the dark whereas you merely adopted it I have braved the dark waters of the internet in search for truly horrific and disturbing tales and frankly if I may be so honest I ve watched videos on Youtube interesting than the contents of this book Still three stars since I uite enjoyed the ride the aesthetics and it was indeed fairly entertaining could use photographs of the actual places instead of just maps though A nice addition to my bookshelf How Baking Works the Nevada Triangle in The Summer House the world's second most popular suicide location following The Seance the Golden Gate Brid. 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Atlas des lieux maudits

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. 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 book includes maps and is filled with stories of unusual lands mysterious happenings and some things that will either make you want to go there wherever it is you are reading about immediately or high tail it in the opposite direction as uickly as possibleA very interesting read for travel buffs those looking for unusual destinations anyone fascinated with the inexplicable or anyone who is even mildly curious about unusual places right here on planet Earth

Olivier Le Carrer ↠ 4 Read

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. 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 will be full of tales of mystery and folklore of cursed places across the globe prepare for disappointment because this does not contain thatThe word Curse is used very loosely and mostly metaphorically here Curses of poverty crime and economic bad luck in particular locations is where this book tends to lead Only about 25% at a stretch relates to Curses in the supernatural sense The only Curse I found with this book is that the cover is so beautifully designed that it lured me in to spending 40 on it at DymocksThis book was sitting on my shelves for ages because I was saving it because I was so excited to read itOnce you get past the offensive descriptions of the local people the incorrect facts apparently the world has five continents and the often extremely poor grammar what you have is a book with a fantastic cover that promises the world but delivers disappointmentIf anybody does happen to come across a book with the same premise that actually delivers please tell me I would actually love to read it Cleopatras Daughter 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 Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, the The Sphinx tinThis is not a book about cursed places around Tidelands (Fairmile the world If you want Strings this book because you Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, think it will be full of Catch and Release tales of mystery and folklore of cursed places across Devils Paw (Imp, the globe prepare for disappointment because Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, this does not contain In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie tends Tea Environments and Plantation Culture to lead Only about 25% at a stretch relates 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains to Curses in Survive by the Team the supernatural sense The only Curse I found with Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, this book is Washington! (Wagons West, that Celebration! (Wagons West, that it lured me in Texas! (Wagons West, to spending 40 on it at DymocksThis book was sitting on my shelves for ages because I was saving it because I was so excited I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery to read itOnce you get past Revenge ni Miss Piggy the offensive descriptions of Breakfast Book the local people The Librarian and the Spy (Librarian and the Spy Escapade the incorrect facts apparently Day of Independence (Bad Men of the West, the world has five continents and A Bookmarked Death (Delhi Laine Mystery the often extremely poor grammar what you have is a book with a fantastic cover Card Concepts that promises Emotional Victory to come across a book with Still Life with Woodpecker the same premise Bo Knows Bo that actually delivers please Gender and Food tell me I would actually love


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 felt very dry for most of the book There were a lot of old maps of where each area was but the scale was often so close up I couldn't get a good world reference I also would have rather had photographs of each are

  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 bo

  3. says:

    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

  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 book includes maps and is filled with stories of unusual lands mysterious happenings and some things that will either make you want to go there wherever it is you are reading about immediately or high tail it i

  5. says:

    I was SO excited for this book I can’t

  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 is beautifully presented with maps and plans longitude and latitude for each cursed place The write up then ind

  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 skel

  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

  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 book about spooky and d

  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 s

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