Urban Legends: The Truth Behind All Those Deliciously Entertaining Myths that are Absolutely, Positively, 100% Not True!

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Career Press, 1999 - Social Science - 287 pages
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Recounts dozens of stories that have become part of contemporary folklore even though they have no basis in fact, and reveals the truth behind each legend.

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Review: Urban Legends: The Truth Behind All Those Deliciously Entertaining Myths That Absolutely, Positively, 100% Not True!

User Review  - Patricia Atkinson - Goodreads

This is a great book if you like urban ledgends.It explains how you ca tell that the stories are not real and how the urban ledgend got started.I enjoyed reading some of the ones I remember and it was ... Read full review

Review: Urban Legends: The Truth Behind All Those Deliciously Entertaining Myths That Absolutely, Positively, 100% Not True!

User Review  - Osheen - Goodreads

i thought that this book was fantastic, i love urban legends and this was what i was looking for. i highly recommend this to any person that wants to read some interesting stories. this book is a ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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Chapter
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ChapterQne
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Copyright

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About the author (1999)

Richard Roeper is a columnist for the "Chicago Sun-Times "and the co-host of "Ebert & Roeper. "He is the author of "Sox and the City, Schlock Value, Ten Sure Signs a Movie Character Is Doomed, Urban Legends, "and "Hollywood Urban Legends.

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