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Amok Fifth Dispatch
In which world does the editor live? I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The drawback is the fact that so much of this material is the product of rather childlike thinkers.
Share your thoughts with other customers. Alex M rated it it was amazing Nov 17, Published February 25th by Amok Books first published August 24th Read reviews that mention extreme catalog collection info titles bizarre include internet topics.
After sitting on my table for two days, I picked it up and didn’t put it down for over an hour. Jeff rated it liked it May 20, The definitive reference work surveying the outer margins of our Information Age, the Amok Fifth Dispatch presents in one volume the entire gamut of extreme literature available from hundreds of publishers worldwide, complete with ordering information.
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Amok catalogues were once a prized source for tracking down books on extreme, occult, true crime and mad science topics, among many more obscure topics.
I was aware that this is just a catalogue of books, but they don’t even include the publishing dates for each of the books in the bibliographies, trying to make them look current, recent editions.
Fifth Dispatch by Stuart Swezey
Paperbackpages. What I find most refreshing about the Amok Catalog is that they place no moral judgement on the books they feature. Bartzilla rated it really liked it May 18, It’s thoroughly illustrated and objectionable.
This volume will give you more than enough grisly, fascinating and just-plain-fucked-up information to last you for quite a while. It’s an enormous book with an extensive amount of information and resources. From a pioneering industrial music provocateur to a Fortean carnie sideshow performer, from an esteemed Science Fiction writer to a bondage porn director among many others, each of the Amok Fifth Dispatch contributors brought his or her own distinctive perspective and voice to the job of reviewing these intriguing and often obscure works.
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