Melissa Westwind

Biography

Melissa Westwind is an academic from the UK. She holds degrees in medieval British language and literature and lives in a university city in Britain. She aims to bring attention to the strange and unexplained motifs and events described in the literature, and find how they fit in with modern theories of the paranormal.

Books

Monster Dogs: The History of the Beast of Dartmoor
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Price: $5.28 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The Beast of Dartmoor has amazed audiences all over the world and evaded capture by big game hunters for decades. Thousands have seen it and many theories have been published about its origins. But no-one has ever been able to trace it back before the mid-twentieth century, until now. Today's Mystery Beast evolved from yesterday's Monster Hound, and this book intends to prove it.
Aliens in Celtic History and Legends: Cases from Britain
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
Are there descriptions of aliens in medieval Welsh literature? Could Celtic legends hold memories of modern or futuristic pieces of technology? Melissa Westwind, an academic from the UK examines the evidence from medieval Welsh literature and comes to some startling conclusions.

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