Searching for Sasquatch: Crackpots, Eggheads, and Cryptozoology

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Springer, Apr 11, 2011 - Science - 249 pages
The first academic study of this subject is an entertaining look at the search for Sasquatch which considers not just the nature of monsters and monster hunting in the late 20th century, but the more important relationship between the professional scientists and amateur naturalists who hunt them—and their place in the history of science.
 

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Contents

Chapter 2
30
Bigfoot the AntiKrantz and the Iceman
55
Chapter 4
80
Chapter 5
105
Chapter 6
131
Chapter 7
157
Notes on Sources and Monster Historiography
187
Bibliography 225
224
Index
241
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Brian Regal is Assistant Professor for the History of Science at Kean University, New Jersey, USA. His previous works include Henry Fairfield Osborn: Race and the Search for the Origins of Man, Entering Dubious Realms: Grover Krantz, Science and Sasquatch, and Pseudoscience: A Critical Encyclopedia.

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