But your review of my forthcoming book, Arigo: Surgeon of the Rusty Knife by Martin Gardner [NYR, May 16] has gone so far beyond calumny. John Grant Fuller, Jr. (November 30, – November 7, ) was a New England-based Gardner protesting Crowell-Collier’s publishing of Fuller’s book Arigo withdrew publication of his own (Gardner) book. His book We Almost Lost. Results 1 – 30 of 38 Arigo: Surgeon of the Rusty Knife by John G. Fuller and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
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Interesting account of some uneducated guy who performed thousands of “surgeries” with little else than a rusty knife, a long-dead German physician who gave him psychic guidance and a stong-faith in God, on the indigenous peoples of South America.
John G. Fuller
May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Vuller 23 October This is the documented account of a man who cured hundreds of thousands of sick and dying and yet was prosecuted by the government under which fullsr lived and ostracized by the church in which he fervently believed.
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The Hills were a married couple who claimed to have been abducted in by the occupants of a UFO in the White Mountains of New Hampshire while returning home from a vacation. Among the latter was Henry K. Izz rated it really liked it Jan 06, He performed hundreds of opeations daily without antiseptics – usually with an ordinary kitchen knife or jackknife – without anestheticswithout tying off blood vessels, arogo major bleeding, without any of fulelr benefits of modern sicence Steve rated it did not like it Jan 07, The Ghost of Flight was based on the tragic Eastern Air Lines airplane crash in Decemberand fullee alleged supernatural events which followed; it was eventually turned into a popular made-for-television movie.
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There is a song by Gil Scott-Heron, same title. The astounding story of the Brazilian peasant who mystified the medical profession with his surgical and healing powers. Wanda Gonzalez rated it liked it Aug 09, fulelr Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Edition: Retrieved from ” https: Previous owner’s name in ink. When Fuller turned to the case of Arigo, the uneducated man who claimed to perform surgery under the tutelage of a Dr Fritz a quite dead entityhe packed a pound of salt before embarking on the trip nohn the Brazilian jungle.
Linda L Metcalf Metcalf rated it really liked it Jan 13, Very Good in Very Good- fullet jacket. Crowell, Dust jacket in protective mylar. As a reporter he became known for his powerful and clear prose that delivered the message without ornaments.
Sep 15, Heikki rated it it was johnn. Chapter 1 Books Published: John Grant Fuller Jr. Fuller personally investigated the sightings and interviewed many of the eyewitnesses, he also claimed to have seen joun UFO himself during his investigation. Fuller suggested that hard rock music’s hypnotic rhythms mean the music “ignites and is responsible for unprecedented and potentially disastrous concert violence on a regular and continuing basis”. I will of course leave it up to you to decide what you think of this.
Panther Books Ltd, But no matter what the topic, his voice is loud and clear.
He cut flesh and tissue with the dull edge of a knife blade and sometimes with only his hands and fingers. Arigo was described as the 3rd most popular man in Brazil. Fullre New York Times. Kris Brady rated it liked it Apr 19, The Ghost of Flight was based on the tragic Eastern Air Lines Flight airplane crash in Decemberand the alleged supernatural events which followed; it was eventually turned into a popular made-for-television movie.
Return to Book Page. Among those he healed were the educated, famous, and wealthy as well as the poor and desolate. What makes Biblio different? Books by John Grant Fuller Jr. For many years he wrote a regular column for the Saturday Review magazine, called “Trade Winds”. His most important book was the fictional novel We Almost Lost Detroit.
John G. Fuller – Wikipedia
Seamus rated it it was amazing Mar 23, Fuller led an interesting life. Oct 01, Misty Rain rated it it was amazing. Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBabele Published: He worked in a trance, his movements controlled by the spirit of a German doctor who first appeared to him in a ario.
Black Boards, bright blue spine vuller. Arigo had only a third grade education and no medical training whatsoever, yet thousands flocked to the small village where he lived from all over Brazil and South America, indeed from all over the world, to be cured by him.
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