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Encyclopedia of Cryptozoology: A Global Guide to Hidden Animals and Their Pursuers

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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 1950's, the term literally means the science of hidden animals. When the International Society of Cryptozoology (ISC) was formed in 1982, the founder ...more
Hardcover, 576 pages
Published November 5th 2004 by McFarland & Company
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Deren Kellogg
Cryptozoology is the "science of hidden animals." "Hidden animals" in this context refers to creatures that may be folkloric or may be real; the most famous examples are the Yeti of the Himalayas, Bigfoot or Sasquatch of the US Northwest and Canadian Pacific, and the Loch Ness Monster of Scotland. Cryptozoologists also study animals allegedly sighted outside their native areas (i.e. cougars in Great Britain, kangaroos in the US), or reports of sightings of supposedly extinct animals (i.e. saurop ...more
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good read for lovers of cryptozoology.
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One of the best Cryptozoology books I've ever read. If you want a book with everything your in the right place.
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