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Phantom hitchhikers and other urban legends : the strange stories behind tall tales / Albert Jack.

Jack, Albert (Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 398.2 Jack (Text) 31208911463984 non-fiction Available -
Van Buren PL - Van Buren A/398.2 (Text) 76276000454195 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399161537
  • Physical Description: xi, 240 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Perigree, 2013.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: We all love a good story. But where do the urban legends, conspiracy theories, and old wives' tales we hear every day really originate? Albert Jack explores the best, strangest, and funniest of the tales so many of us take as gospel, and uncovers some eye-popping true stories that are even more far-fetched than their mythical counterparts. From Robin Hood to JFK's brain, from hamsters under carpets to mysterious travelers, you'll never be short of a scary or bizarre anecdote again--p. 4 of cover.
Subject: Urban folklore.
Genre: Tall tales.

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