The Beasts That Hide from Man: Seeking the World's Last Undiscovered Animals

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Cosimo, Inc., Jun 12, 2014 - Science - 324 pages
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Cryptozoology -- the study of hidden animals -- is gaining attention thanks to a startling number of zoological discoveries. Karl P.N. Shuker has collected evidence of these mysterious, somewhat mythical creatures in THE BEASTS THAT HIDE FROM MAN. Shuker provides entertaining, solidly researched tales about extraordinary animals. Shuker also provides a supplement to Bernard Heuvelmans's checklist of cryptozoological animals, which contains updated information on unknown creatures.
 

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User Review  - Robert Kiehn - Goodreads

Great book on Cryptozoology by Dr. Karl Shuker! Read full review

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User Review  - Ellen Johnson - Goodreads

I was expecting more science in this book, but it is mostly folklore that is trying to disguisee itself as science journalism. Serious folklore studdy would have been fine, bbut this ends up sounding like a collection of tabloid stories about Bigfoot. Read full review

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Page 23 - Persano. the well-known journalist and duellist, who was found stark staring mad with a matchbox in front of him which contained a remarkable worm, said to be unknown to science.

About the author (2014)

Dr. Karl P.N. Shuker (West Midlands, England) holds a Ph.D. in zoology and comparative physiology. He's the author of five highly acclaimed cryptozoology books, is a Scientific Fellow of the Zoological Society of London, a Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society of London, and a member of the International Society of Cryptozoology.

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