In search of lake monsters

by Peter Costello

Publisher: Panther in St Albans

Written in English
Published: Pages: 400 Downloads: 451
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  • Monsters.

Edition Notes

StatementPeter Costello.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL89
The Physical Object
Pagination400p.,(16)p. of plates :
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15081187M
ISBN 100586041966
OCLC/WorldCa16289520

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In Search of Lake Monsters. Peter Costello. Rating details 20 ratings 1 review. This pioneering classic in the field of cryptozoology covers not only the Loch Ness monster, but lake monsters In search of lake monsters book all over the world—from the Ogopogo of Canada and the “Patagonian Plesiosaur” of Argentina, to Idaho’s “Slimey Slim”’ and Sweden’s “Storsjo,” along with the “Bunyip” of Australia and /5.

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How many good books about the world of lake monsters are out there. If you discount the plethora of Loch Ness books, not many. One with a skeptical tone was absolutely needed.

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A legend written down in tells that two witches made a magic potion which resulted in the creation of a vicious monster living in the lake.