Cover of: Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside | Brad Steiger

Real monsters, gruesome critters, and beasts from the darkside

Published by Visible Ink Press in Detroit, MI .
Written in English.

About the Book

This collection of over 250 of the most bloodcurdling and bone-chillingly fascinating and true monster stories includes everything from encounters with bizarre freaks of nature to spine-tingling paranormal entities. Each outlandish tale within this book is taken from newspaper accounts and first-person interviews.

Table of Contents

Big cats: predators out of place
Bigfoot: North America's King Kong
Black dogs that herald disaster
Bogey man: he doesn't just live under your bed
Demons from the darkside
Dinosaurs that live and prowl in the jungles
Flying humanoids over cities and farms
Giant snakes from your worst nightmares
Goblins and other nasty wee folk of land and sea
Headless horsemen and other phantom midnight riders
Hollow earth: a haven for ancient beings
Howlers and night prowlers
Jersey Devil and other unnatural spawn of darkness
Jungle apemen of South America, Africa, and Asia
Lake monsters: sightings from around the world
Lizard man and other swamp creatures
Metch Kangmi: foul snowman of the Himalayas
Monsters from flying saucers
Mothman: harbinger of death
Reptilians: invaders from other worlds
Sea serpents: monsters from the deep
Shadow people: mysterious entities with missions unknown
Thunderbirds: giant birds of legend that are real
UFO abductors: seeking to create a hybrid species of alien and human
Vampires: their hunger for blood is eternal
Werewolves: shapeshifters forever among us
Zombies, voodoo, and the undead.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-380) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 001.944
Library of Congress QL88.3 .S84 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination xxvii, 398 p. :
Number of pages 398

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24816154M
Internet Archive realmonstersgrue00stei
ISBN 13 9781578592203
LC Control Number 2010024581
OCLC/WorldCat 555670803

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