Dead strange: the bizarre truths behind 50 world-famous mysteries

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description

This amazing collection contains entries on everything from the bizarre to the horrific, from the spooky to the just plain confounding. The book gives essential background information on fifty famous mysterious events and the people involved, discusses the impact of particular myths and beliefs, and provides updates on the latest investigations being undertaken in an attempt to find answers to these baffling phenomena. From Loch Ness to Bigfoot, spontaneous combustion to Roswell, each entry is supported with sidebars related to pop culture and comes with a wealth of photographs.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781936976270
9781936976430
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID ec8a28ec-7cf1-d8ba-8185-237e4e26bf06
Grouping Title dead strange the bizarre truths behind 50 world famous mysteries
Grouping Author lamy matt
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-10-21 22:44:42PM
Last Indexed 2019-10-22 00:03:29AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Matt Lamy
author_display Lamy, Matt
available_at_school Glencliff High
Hillwood High
Hume-Fogg Magnet High
Whites Creek High
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school Glencliff High - Teen Non-Fiction
Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction
Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction
Whites Creek High - Teen Non-Fiction
display_description This amazing collection of the weird and wonderful contains entries on everything from the bizarre to the horrific, and from the spooky to the just plain confounding. The book includes some of history's most astounding tales of the strange and supernatural, and tells in vivid detail the story behind the events and the people involved, the impact of particular myths and beliefs, and the latest investigations being undertaken in an attempt to find answers to the world's most baffling phenomena. From Loch Ness to Bigfoot, spontaneous combustion to Roswell, each entry is supported with sidebars related to pop culture, and comes with a wealth of photographs and fascinating illustrations.
format_category_school Books
eBook
format_school Book
eBook
id ec8a28ec-7cf1-d8ba-8185-237e4e26bf06
isbn 9781936976270
9781936976430
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:cbe1c61b-652f-45f3-9164-da14598e11c8 -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eBook eBook 1 false true OverDrive Adobe EPUB eBook, OverDrive Read Available Online
ils:CARL0000405459 A02021026 Glencliff High - Teen Non-Fiction 001.94 LAM 1 false false On Shelf 64325
ils:CARL0000405459 MK10033813 Whites Creek High - Teen Non-Fiction 398.2 LAM 1 false false On Shelf 6I787
ils:CARL0000405459 QQ00139951 Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction 001.94 LAM 1 false false On Shelf 69450
ils:CARL0000405459 MK10021031 Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction 001.94 LAM 1 false false On Shelf 67440
ils:CARL0000405459 QQ00143443 Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction 001.94 LAM 1 false false On Shelf 67440
MackinVIA:MLM03201935 MLM03201935 MackinVIA Online MackinVIA eBook eBook 1 false true MackinVIA http://NASHVILLE.mackinvia.com/3201935 Available Online MackinVIA
itype_school
Book
last_indexed 2019-10-22T05:03:29.048Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 001.94 LAM
398.2 LAM
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Glencliff High
Hillwood High
Hume-Fogg Magnet High
Whites Creek High
primary_isbn 9781936976270
publishDate 2012
2013
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
overdrive:cbe1c61b-652f-45f3-9164-da14598e11c8 eBook eBook English Zest 2012
ils:CARL0000405459 Book Books English Zest Books, c2012. 141 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
MackinVIA:MLM03201935 eBook eBook English Zest Books, [2013] 1 online resource (141 pages) : illustrations
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:cbe1c61b-652f-45f3-9164-da14598e11c8 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000405459 A02021026 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000405459 MK10033813 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000405459 QQ00139951 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000405459 MK10021031 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000405459 QQ00143443 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
MackinVIA:MLM03201935 MLM03201935 Available Online Available Online false true false false false false
subject_facet Curiosities and wonders
Electronic books
Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
Legends
Miracles
Mystery
Urban folklore
title_display Dead strange : the bizarre truths behind 50 world-famous mysteries
title_full Dead Strange The Bizarre Truths Behind 50 World-Famous Mysteries
Dead strange : the bizarre truths behind 50 world-famous mysteries / Matt Lamy
title_short Dead strange :
title_sub the bizarre truths behind 50 world-famous mysteries
topic_facet Curiosities and wonders
Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
Legends
Miracles
Mystery
Reference
Urban folklore
Young Adult Nonfiction