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WHY WAS THE CREATOR OF SHERLOCK HOLMES SUCH AN ARDENT SPIRITUALIST?

Throughout his life, Arthur Conan Doyle, creator  of Sherlock Holmes was an ardent supporter of the spiritualist point of view. He had many debates (arguments) with eminent critics of spiritualist ideas, in particular, Harry Houdini, illusionist, escape artist and an … Continue reading

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Ghosts, speakers of the dead from the past in crime

SOMETIMES THE DEAD REALLY CAN TALK The connection between crime and the supernatural in nineteenth century England often had to do with the gulf between the dangerous classes and the newly emerging middle class. Jack the Ripper was as much … Continue reading

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