PHOTO Cover. Good to Very Good. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" Tall. 215 pages. with 8 B&W photo pages; "How can an evangelist convert a hardboiled sophisticate? Why does a POW sign a "confession" that he knows is false? How is a criminal pressured into admitting his guilt? Do the evangelist, the POW's captor, and the policeman use similar methods to gain their ends? These and other compelling questions are discussed in the definitive work by William Sargant, who for many years until his death in 1988 was a leading physician in psychological medicine. Sargant spells out and illustrates the basic techniques used by evangelists, psychiatrists, and brain-washers to disperse the patterns of belief and behavior already established in the minds of their hearers, and to substitute new patterns for them." >> Cover creasing;
Good. No dust jacket. 1959. 248 pages. No dust jacket. Grey cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Contains black and white photographic plates. Book is in better condition than most examples of this age. Neat, clean, well bound pages with very minimal foxing, tanning and thumbing. Small inscriptions and neat labels may be present. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1504702150ANM (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Good. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. A study of the mechanisms involved in the fixing or destroying of political and religious beliefs. William Heinemann Ltd 1957. illus xxiv + 248pp hb covers discoloured otherwise good.
Good in good dust jacket. 1957. 248 pages. Signed by the author. Red & black dust jacket with B&W lettering over grey cloth. B&W photographs throughout. Clean pages. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Tape marks to endpapers. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Mild sunning to spine. Unclipped dust jacket. Moderate wear and tear to edges and corners. Moderate tanning and soiling to DJ. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1493994947CJD (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
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