Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “In Alien Heat: The Warminster Mystery Revisited” as Want to Read:
In Alien Heat: The Warminster Mystery Revisited
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

In Alien Heat: The Warminster Mystery Revisited

4.11  ·  Rating details ·  9 ratings  ·  1 review
There has probably never been anything like it in UFO history, but the UFO fever that gripped the small British town of Warminster for about a decade is now largely forgotten. It was one of the largest UFO flaps ever to occur. Thousands of witnesses reported seeing the "Warminster Thing." The hilltops around the town attracted a loyal band of followers, all waiting for the ...more
Paperback, 328 pages
Published December 15th 2005 by Anomalist Books
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about In Alien Heat, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about In Alien Heat

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-20
Average rating 4.11  · 
Rating details
 ·  9 ratings  ·  1 review

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of In Alien Heat: The Warminster Mystery Revisited
Duncan Barford
Feb 28, 2013 rated it really liked it
Surprisingly readable and compelling. Not a narrative chronology of Warminster, but it steps back to take various stabs from various directions at the phenomenon. Cumulatively, these seem to prove fatal. The authors' final conclusion homes in on the idea that Warminster was a form of 'mass hysteria', whipped up by an initial genuine mystery (unexplained sounds), but then colliding with the zeitgeist and environmental factors, focused and disseminated through a central figure who came to take on ...more
rated it really liked it
May 29, 2010
rated it it was amazing
Apr 04, 2013
rated it really liked it
Sep 30, 2018
Chris Miles
rated it really liked it
Feb 02, 2019
rated it really liked it
Oct 16, 2015
Miles Dewey
rated it really liked it
Jan 15, 2015
k a denton
rated it it was amazing
Jan 17, 2017
Robert Richardson
rated it liked it
Dec 06, 2015
added it
Oct 27, 2012
marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2014
Lisandra Alvarado lópez
marked it as to-read
Dec 12, 2014
Simon Ashworth
is currently reading it
Aug 09, 2015
marked it as to-read
Jan 23, 2018
marked it as to-read
Oct 04, 2018
marked it as to-read
Feb 23, 2019
added it
Apr 04, 2013
Chris Aubeck
is currently reading it
Nov 02, 2017
marked it as to-read
Sep 04, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
I am a native of Warminster, in Wiltshire, and grew up with UFOs on my doorstep. From the age of 14 I began to walk with my friends to Cradle Hill to see what was happening there. What happened there was not what I thought - hence, the idea that would become In Alien Heat was born.

Sadly, In Alien Heat took about 25 years to complete, and yet still seemed to suck up an awful lot of writing and