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Houdini & Conan Doyle: The Great Magician and the Inventor of Sherlock Holmes

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In the early 20th century, in the English-speaking world, Arthur Conan Doyle and Harry Houdini were two of the most feted and famous men alive. And their relationship is extraordinary: As strange as it may seem Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of the ultra-rational detective Sherlock Holmes, was a believer in Spiritualism. He came to his belief, that one could communicate with the dead, after his son was killed in World War I, and became an expert in the field. Harry Houdini, the world's foremost magician, was a friend of ...

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Houdini & Conan Doyle: The Great Magician and the Inventor of Sherlock Holmes
2012, Duckworth

ISBN-13: 9780715641460

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Houdini & Conan Doyle: The Great Magician and the Inventor of Sherlock Holmes
2011, Duckworth

ISBN-13: 9780715643761

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Houdini & Conan Doyle: The Great Magician and the Inventor of Sherlock Holmes
2011, Duckworth

ISBN-13: 9780715642801

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