Hans Holzer

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Hans Holzer, whose investigations into the paranormal took him to haunted houses and other sites all over the world, wrote more than 140 books on ghosts, the afterlife, witchcraft, extraterrestrial beings, and other phenomena associated with the realm he called “the other side.” Among his famous subjects was the Long Island house that inspired The Amityville Horror book and film adaptations. Holzer studied at the University of Vienna, Austria, and at Columbia University, New York, earning a master’s degree in comparative religion. He taught parapsychology at the New York Institute of Technology. Holzer died in 2009.

Books By Hans Holzer (10 Books)


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Hans Holzer: America’s First Ghost Hunter
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This House Is Haunted: The Cursed Villa of Maisons-Laffitte
8 Creepy Paranormal Book Excerpts That Will Chill You to Your Core
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Haunted People: She Was Stalked by the Menacing Spirit of a Former Flame
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22 Paranormal Books You Haven’t Read Yet (But Should)
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16 Haunted House Books That Will Leave You Sleeping with One Eye Open
The Lineup’s Creepiest Stories of March 2016
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16 Haunting True Crime and Paranormal Books for Fans of Unsolved Mysteries
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7 Chilling Nonfiction Paranormal Books About Encounters with the Other Side
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11 Best Ghost Story Podcasts to Send a Chill Down Your Spine