Here are some scans of these books from angelo finamores ufo collection. Using eyewitness accounts and personal interviews, as well as newsaper archives. This is the second, and updated, edition of a book describing a remarkable series of ufo sightings in and around the hudson valley, mainly involving places in southern new york state and connecticut, such as bedford, brewster, carmel, danbury and fairfield. Filers files 40, 2019 black triangles national ufo center.
Five thousand responsible people claim to have seen something. One of the most well known hoaxes involved with the hudson valley sightings. According to ufo, an unidentified flying object ufo was seen in nyack. Throughout the eighties and the early1990s, ufo sightings over the skies of the hudson valley were a regular occurrence. While there was one night when thousands of people had claimed to have spotted an ufo, the sightings had been reported many times over a period of six years. Allen hynek was a noted scientist used by the us air force to debunk the ufo myth. Levine lives in albany with his family and includes some accounts from the capital region, like the alexander hamiltonmania thats fueled an. Her first book on hudson valley ufo sightings was made into an award winning documentary.
Mark pilkingtons top 10 books about ufos the guardian. The hudson valley sightings of the 1980s are still happening. The following books may be out of print, but are worth searching for in used bookstores and libraries. Albany columnists book brings hudson valley history home. There are other people who have seen the exact same things youre describing. A lot of these are rare and out of print, expensive and hard to find cheap, sadly. Philip imbrogno, was and perhaps still is a science teacher.
Ufo videos from the hudson valley newyork usa youtube. Since he died in 1986, he obviously didnt participate fully in the writing of the second edition of the book, which refers to 7,046 ufo sighting reports between 1982 and 1995. Hudson valley, ny abductions, 060188ufo casebook files. The ufo sighting that sparked the name flying saucers. The first hudson valley ufo sighting was reported on 31st december, 1981.
The thing is though, down in the hudson valley, quite a few of. Retrieving canceled memories of a ufo encounter decades in the past. The group opened up a ufo hotline and received over 300 calls from people that had seen the ufo on the night of march 24th alone. Leslie keans 2008 book is notable both for her prior experience as an esteemed. Constable makes the case that what we are seeing are enormous amoebalike beings, more easily visible with infrared technology, that live in the upper atmosphere. I read somewhere that the hudson valley is the third largest hot spot after new mexicoarea 51 and the gulf breeze fl. The argument of the ufo enthusiast goes something like this. Hudson valley ufos by linda zimmermann, paperback barnes. Its much more likely that others living in the valley decided to capitalize on the ufo hysteria by making their own pranks than it is that space people are visiting us. A good, brief overview of the hudson valley ufo sightings. The westchester boomerang was a ufo reported by hundreds of people in new york state and connecticut between 1983 and 1986 and described by most. The book features sixteen photos, including one of a ufo taken by a law enforcement official. In researcher linda zimmermanns latest book, she continues to interview many eyewitnesses to the giant triangles, disks, cylinders, and rectangular craft, as well as those with missing time and uncomfortably close.
Dec 09, 2014 the hudson valley ufo sighting is not a standalone incident. The ufo was seen not just over the hudson valley, but as far east as new haven, connecticut and as far north as brookfield, connecticut. The one place in new york where youre most likely to see a ufo. Up north in the adirondack mountains, youll find many of us claiming to see sasquatch himself, wandering around areas like washington county and specifically the small town of whitehall. Project blue book was one of a series of systematic studies of unidentified flying objects ufos conducted by the united states air force. Blog will the hudson valley catch another ufo wave. This abduction in the hudson valley area of new york is unique in that it describes the use, by the aliens, of a force field in the home, along with a special hand held tool that gives off a green light, which enables them to open up the field and pass through. These are in my opinion the 35 best and most important ufo books in ufology. And many were the subject of extensive ufo investigations. In the hudson valley is where whitley strieber had his cabin where communion took place. Ruppelt, the report on unidentified flying objects 1956 jenny randles, ufo conspiracy 1987.
In a place you would hardly expect, just one hour north of new york city, lies the site of one of the most widely observed and yet most unexplainable set of ufo sightings ever seen. Dutchess county, in new yorks hudson valley, is no stranger to highly unusual ufo sightings. Author and researcher linda zimmermann presents more ufo cases from the hudson valley of new york, including western connecticut and northern new jersey. However, a funny thing happened on the way to the project blue book report. The report on unidentified flying objects by edward j ruppelt. Ufo sightings in the area have continued over the years, and some of the cases that zimmerman mentions are very recent. The entire digest of the international ufo reporter, published by the j. As in her book,in the night sky, linda zimmerman has compiled an impressive list of ufo sightings, ranging from the slightly unusual to the very bizarre. The place is the hudson valley, and the story of its strange ufo started on new years eve, 1982. New years eve 1982 marked the beginning of one of the most puzzling ufo cases in recent times. Between 1983 and 1987 thousands of people along new yorks hudson valley witnessed a boomerangshaped ufo estimated to be between 200 and feet from tip to tip. Directed and produced by felix and sarah olivieri, a husband and wife team from rifton, the film is a companion piece to a book by the same name by local author linda zimmerman, who also narrates the documentary. Edgar mitchell foundation for research into extraterrestrial encounters, along side the moonwalker dr.
To this day, the military, the media, and scientists have remained silent about the hudson valley phenomenon. May 01, 2017 throughout the eighties and the early1990s, ufo sightings over the skies of the hudson valley were a regular occurrence. The group started an investigation of the phenomena which was later documented as a book, night siege. Linda zimmermann is a research scientist turned awardwinning author of 30 books on science, history, the paranormal, and. While most reports described the ufo moving at a very slow speed, hovering, or turning slowly like a wheel, a few reports described the object as suddenly zooming away at fantastic speeds, or just disappearing. Allen hynek, the hynek ufo report 1977 linda zimmerman, more hudson valley ufos. Sep 01, 2010 mark pilkingtons top 10 books about ufos. Hynek was a famous astrologer who was a consultant to the air forces project blue book ufo. Exactly seventy years ago this week, three ufos were sighted buzzing roswell army air force base in new mexico. The hudson valley ufo sighting is not a standalone incident. In researcher linda zimmermanns latest book, she continues to interview many eyewitnesses to the giant triangles, disks, cylinders, and rectangular craft, as well as. This sighting is considered as the start of the modern ufo era. Hynek had to dissent from the majority insistence on dismissing the evidence of ufo sightings by credible witnesses likethe air forces own pilots.
The case became legend, driven primarily by the 1987 book night siege. The sightings of the night of march 24, 1983, in the new castle area. Hynek was a famous astrologer who was a consultant to the air forces project blue book. If you want to find out the amazing secrets of ufos just minutes from new york city, you must get night siege. She is now the author of 30 books and a popular speaker. Imbrogno and bob pratt, with credit also given to ufology legend j. The wave of various ufo sightings peaked in 1983 and 1984 with many thousands of reports, followed by many books and. He has been a ufo researcher since the mid1960s and is the author of numerous articles, papers, and presentations on the ufo and abduction phenomena. For almost a hundred years it was considered one of the best documented ufo cases on the books. Apr 20, 20 retrieving canceled memories of a ufo encounter decades in the past.
Mark pilkingtons top 10 books about ufos books the. The wave of various ufo sightings peaked in 1983 and 1984 with many thousands of. Massive list of free ufoextraterrestrial ebooks online. Generals, pilots, and government officials go on the record, by leslie kean. The hudson river valley of new york state was the site of one of the most widely witnessed and extended episodes of ufo activity ever. As new yorkers, were used to seeing unusual things more so than others. The 35 best and most important ufo books in ufology, page 1. A few days later, the army used a new scaler longitudinal radar device to scramble.
They drink the last of your beer, they make out with your underage sister, and i think we can all agree that they deserve to have their drivers licenses revoked. United states logger travis walton reports being abducted by aliens for five days. While many believed the sightings had ceased, strange activity in the twentyfirst century would suggest they have begun again. An insiders account of the crucial, early days of the ufo story, by the man who headed. Allen hynek center for ufo studies to be clear, i dont always agree with everything these writers have to say, but i did find these books all engaging and entertaining for a variety of reasons. He was the principal investigator of the hudson valley phenomena. The report on unidentified flying objects by edward ruppelt he was the head of project blue book. Legendary author whitley strieber had his alien abduction experiences during the mid1980s near middletown, new york, which he wrote about. Hudson valley ufos by linda zimmermann overdrive rakuten. Feb 08, 2006 the report on unidentified flying objects by edward ruppelt he was the head of project blue book.
Ufos starting in the early1980s, the residents of the hudson valley area of new york would begin seeing strange aerial sights. A number of other books were published about it too. The flying saucers are real by donald keyhoe the ufo enigma congressional research report 1983 the rockefeller briefing. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle device required. The hudson valley may be getting new foreign visitors, but its not the kind that will help boost local tourism. We talk to linda about how she went from chemistry to the paranormal, and what she has found investigating ufos. The hudson valley ufo sightings by ufologists philip j. United states several ufo sightings reported after the sighting of kenneth arnold. Ellen crystalls field research was carried out in the pine bush area of new york, which is located in the hudson valley and is very close to the center of this ufo activity.
New york skies explores ufos in the hudson valley region. Linda zimmermanns research has shown that people in new yorks hudson valley have been experiencing startling ufo sightings for over 100 years. More hudson valley ufos, including western connecticut. It started in 1952, and it was the third study of its kind the first two were projects sign 1947 and grudge 1949. Literally thousands of witnesses observed the objects, and many photos and videos were taken. Borrow a book books on internet archive are offered in many formats, including daisy. In the uk, purnell published 4 softcovered ufo activity books in 1971.
The internet archive offers over 20,000,000 freely downloadable books and texts. Most notable was the ufo wave of the 1980s, which began with sighting reports of boomerangshaped ufos in 1981. The research is top notch lead by one of the chief investigators from project blue book. I recall a ufo is a locally filmed and produced documentary about ufo sightings in the hudson valley from the 1930s to the present. Near turkey springs in apachesitgreaves national forest, arizona.
Jul 26, 2008 ufo videos from the hudson valley new york. The hudson valley has a long history of strange paranormal occurrences. In researcher linda zimmermanns latest book, she continues to interview many eyewitnesses to the giant triangles, disks, cylinders, and rectangular craft, as well as those with missing time and uncomfortably close encounters. Using eyewitness accounts and personal interviews, as well as newsaper archives and ufo databases, zimmermann brings these stories to life. On march 24, 1983, a very large number of people saw ufos, probably two of them, in one area of the state of new york.1138 123 393 324 524 1356 1289 718 1258 484 200 524 664 1242 1258 1277 402 976 243 1174 1029 1170 219 1079 534 520 496 468 1286 812 708 1125