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Weller Book Works was founded as Zion Bookstore nearly 90 years ago. Over the years we’ve been known as Sam Weller’s Books and Sam Weller’s Zion Bookstore. We are in our third generation of operations, owned and managed by Tony and Catherine Weller. Our staff includes four generations of Wellers and a remarkable team of book lovers. Our bookstore sells new, used and rare books in a space built to surprise and delight you in historic Trolley Square.

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Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316349369
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - March 28th, 2017

In seeking more efficient means of warfare and espionage our own government has conducted research into remote viewing, telekenesis, thought implants, electromagnetic weapons and microwaves to affect the human nervous system, all with varying degrees of success! An interesting and impartial read.

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The Secret History of the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781590201626
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - February 23rd, 2010

A most important key to understanding the evolution of human consciousness and our perceptions of "reality" throughout history. You will re-read classic literature anew after mark Booth's explanations of symbolism.

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The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9781455540013
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 5th, 2017

A real-life adventure using the new technology "lidar" to scan triple canopy jungle. A lost civilization's artifacts, buzzing insects, poisonous snakes, and a bizarre infectious disease. What an exciting read!