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Encyclopedia of cryptozoology : a global guide to hidden animals and their pursuers

Author: Michael Newton
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2005] ©2005
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"On every continent and in every nation, animals unrecognized by modern science are reported on a daily basis. People passionately pursue these creatures--the name given to their field of study is cryptozoology. Coined in the 1950s, the term literally means the science of hidden animals. When the International Society of Cryptozoology (ISC) was formed in 1982, the founders declared that the branch of science is also  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Newton, Michael, 1951-
Encyclopedia of cryptozoology.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2005
(DLC) 2004020826
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Newton
OCLC Number: 1040037102
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 576 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Appendix A: Cryptozoology timeline --
Appendix B: Filmography --
Appendix C: Cryptozoology on television --
Appendix D: Cryptozoological fiction --
Apppendix E: Internet links --
Appendix F: International Society of Cryptozoology.
Responsibility: Michael Newton.
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This reference work presents a "flesh and blood" view of cryptozoology. Here, 2,744 entries are listed, the majority of which each describe one specific creature or type of creature. Those entries  Read more...


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This is an extremely useful guide, with a substantial bibliography for further literary exploration." - Magonia Review of Books

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