Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology


Free Shipping Included! Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology by ABC-CLIO at SADC Network. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. In this fascinating two-volume encyclopedia, author George M. Eberhart provides a comprehensive catalog of nearly 1,000 cryptids?unknown animals usually reported through eyewitness accounts and not yet described by science. Cryptids are the stuff of folklore, hoaxes, and genuine scientific breakthroughs. There are 400 now-classified cryptids once considered either extinct or pure fantasy. The cryptozoologist's job is to strip away the myth, misidentification, and mystery?and separate fact from f


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In this fascinating two-volume encyclopedia, author George M. Eberhart provides a comprehensive catalog of nearly 1,000 cryptids?unknown animals usually reported through eyewitness accounts and not yet described by science. Cryptids are the stuff of folklore, hoaxes, and genuine scientific breakthroughs. There are 400 now-classified cryptids once considered either extinct or pure fantasy. The cryptozoologist's job is to strip away the myth, misidentification, and mystery?and separate fact from fiction.Mysterious Creatures covers everything from dinosaurs and the emala-ntouka, an elephant-killing dinosaur-like animal of central Africa, to searches for the Loch Ness monster, Bigfoot, and other cryptozoological hoaxes. Entries about specific animals include the derivation or meaning of each cryptid's name, its scientific name, variant names, a physical description, behavior, description of tracks, habitat, significant sightings, present status, and possible explana

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Brand:
ABC-CLIO
Manufacturer:
ABC-CLIO
Category:
Reference
Release Date:
2002-12-17
EAN:
9781576072837
ISBN:
1576072835
Author:
George M. Eberhart
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO
Publication Date:
2002-12
Binding:
Hardcover
Item Weight:
1 pounds
Item Size:
2 x 11 x 10 inches
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3.85 pounds
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7.84 x 2.03 x 9.76 inches

 


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