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Author Radford, Benjamin, 1970-

Title Lake monster mysteries : investigating the world's most elusive creatures / Benjamin Radford, Joe Nickell ; foreword by Loren Coleman
Published Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 190 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Cover; Lake Monster Mysteries; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Loch Ness; Lake Champlain; Lake Memphremagog; Silver Lake; Lake Crescent; Lake George; Lake Okanagan; Other Notable Lake Monsters; Conclusion; APPENDIXES; Mysteries And Misinformation: How Cryptozoologists Created a Monster; Eyewitness (Un) Reliability; Animating The Champ Photograph; Ogopogo Film And Video Analysis; Index
Summary For centuries, eyewitnesses around the world-from America to Africa, Argentina to Scotland-have reported sightings of dark, mysterious creatures in area lakes that surface briefly, only to quickly disappear. While the most famous lake monsters, those living in Loch Ness and Lake Champlain, have gained international notoriety, hundreds of lakes around the world are said to shelter these shadowy creatures. Lake Monster Mysteries is the first book to collectively approach these widespread mysteries from a scientific perspective. By using exhaustive research and results from firsthand investigati
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Monsters.
Lake animals.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Unexplained Phenomena.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Folklore & Mythology.
Lake animals
Form Electronic book
Author Nickell, Joe
ISBN 081317130X