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Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside, Brad Steiger

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Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside
Title
Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside
Statement of responsibility
Brad Steiger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of over 250 of the most bloodcurdling and bone-chillingly fascinating and true monster stories includes everything from encounters with bizarre freaks of nature to spine-tingling paranormal entities. Each outlandish tale within this book is taken from newspaper accounts and first-person interviews
Summary
This collection of over 250 of the most bloodcurdling and bone-chillingly fascinating and true monster stories includes everything from encounters with bizarre freaks of nature to spine-tingling paranormal entities. Each outlandish tale within this book is taken from newspaper accounts and first-person interviews
Writing style
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379465
Cataloging source
DLC
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Steiger, Brad
Dewey number
001.944
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL88.3
LC item number
.S84 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Cryptozoology
Target audience
adult
Label
Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside, Brad Steiger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-380) and index
Contents
Big cats: predators out of place -- Bigfoot: North America's King Kong -- Black dogs that herald disaster -- Bogey man: he doesn't just live under your bed -- Demons from the darkside -- Dinosaurs that live and prowl inthe jungles -- Flying humanoids over cities and farms -- Giant snakes from your worst nightmares -- Goblins and other nasty wee folk of land and sea -- Headless horsemen and other phantom midnight riders -- Hollow earth: a haven for ancient beings -- Howlers and night prowlers -- Jersey Devil and other unnatural spawn of darkness -- Jungle apemen of South America, Africa, and Asia -- Lake monsters: sightings from around the world -- Lizard man and other swamp creatures -- Metch Kangmi: foul snowman of the Himalayas -- Monsters from flying saucers -- Mothman: harbinger of death -- Reptilians: invaders from other worlds -- Sea serpents: monsters from the deep -- Shadow people: mysterious entities with missions unknown --Thunderbirds: giant birds of legend that are real -- UFO abductors: seeking to create a hybrid species of alien and human -- Vampires: their hunger for blood is eternal -- Werewolves: shapeshifters forever among us -- Zombies, voodoo, and the undead
Control code
2010024581
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 398 p.
Isbn
9781578592203
Lccn
2010024581
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside, Brad Steiger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-380) and index
Contents
Big cats: predators out of place -- Bigfoot: North America's King Kong -- Black dogs that herald disaster -- Bogey man: he doesn't just live under your bed -- Demons from the darkside -- Dinosaurs that live and prowl inthe jungles -- Flying humanoids over cities and farms -- Giant snakes from your worst nightmares -- Goblins and other nasty wee folk of land and sea -- Headless horsemen and other phantom midnight riders -- Hollow earth: a haven for ancient beings -- Howlers and night prowlers -- Jersey Devil and other unnatural spawn of darkness -- Jungle apemen of South America, Africa, and Asia -- Lake monsters: sightings from around the world -- Lizard man and other swamp creatures -- Metch Kangmi: foul snowman of the Himalayas -- Monsters from flying saucers -- Mothman: harbinger of death -- Reptilians: invaders from other worlds -- Sea serpents: monsters from the deep -- Shadow people: mysterious entities with missions unknown --Thunderbirds: giant birds of legend that are real -- UFO abductors: seeking to create a hybrid species of alien and human -- Vampires: their hunger for blood is eternal -- Werewolves: shapeshifters forever among us -- Zombies, voodoo, and the undead
Control code
2010024581
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 398 p.
Isbn
9781578592203
Lccn
2010024581
Other physical details
ill.

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