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The Resource Abominable science! : origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids, Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero

Abominable science! : origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids, Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero

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Abominable science! : origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids
Title
Abominable science!
Title remainder
origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at mythic beasts and legendary creatures and the arguments both for and against their existence.
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10164594
Cataloging source
DLC
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1975-
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Loxton, Daniel
Dewey number
001.944
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Prothero, Donald R
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True
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  • Pseudoscience
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Cryptozoology
Target audience
adult
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origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids
Label
Abominable science! : origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids, Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Content category
text
Contents
Cryptozoology: real science or pseudoscience? -- Bigfoot: the Sasquatch -- The Yeti: the abominable snowman -- Nessie: the Loch Ness monster -- The evolution of the sea serpent: from Hippocamp to Cadborosaurus -- Mokele mbembe: the Congo dinosaur -- Why do people believe in monsters? The complexity of cryptozoology
Control code
000050946898
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780231153201
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Label
Abominable science! : origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and other famous cryptids, Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Cryptozoology: real science or pseudoscience? -- Bigfoot: the Sasquatch -- The Yeti: the abominable snowman -- Nessie: the Loch Ness monster -- The evolution of the sea serpent: from Hippocamp to Cadborosaurus -- Mokele mbembe: the Congo dinosaur -- Why do people believe in monsters? The complexity of cryptozoology
Control code
000050946898
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780231153201
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)

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