From a floating platform watched by dozens in Indonesia, to a Saturn-shaped object that flew over a ship off the coast of Brazil, to a landing Down Under, UFOs have been baffling witnesses and making headlines around the world.
What are some of the most interesting cases? Which ones seem most mysterious? And what can one of the worlds most active UFO researchers and investigators tell us about UFOs, from A to Z? Join Chris Rutkowski as he takes us on a tour of A World of UFOs.
Chris A. Rutkowski is a science writer with a background in astronomy and education. Since the mid-1970s, he has devoted much time to investigating and studying reports of UFOs. Two of his previous books published by Dundurn, Abductions and Aliens and The Canadian UFO Report (co-authored with Geoff Dittman), were national bestsellers. He lives just outside of Winnipeg.
The Big Book of UFOs is a compendium of his best and most disturbing UFO stories for enthusiastic fans everywhere, with startling evidence to make even the biggest skeptics believe. The renowned ufologist takes us on a tour of UFOs in Canada and around the world. He has studied UFOs, aliens, abductions, and even encounters reported by kids.
Rutkowski offers many famous reports, such as the "ghost airplanes" seen over Canada’s Parliament in 1915, but also includes many exciting new cases, secret files, and statistics, as well as lots of tidbits and trivia to keep everyone excited.
The Toronto Star noted that The UFO Files provides "a detailed and convincing portrait presented with an astonishing array of archival evidence and photographs." While George Filer, New Jersey State director of the Mutual UFO Network, said this book "is well worth reading and helps unravel the true story of UFOs in Canada."
As Palmiro Campagna demonstrates, the truth is indeed out there.