Strange Kentucky Monsters

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Meet Kentucky's legendary monsters in this guided tour examining reports of strange and wonderful cryptids. Read about a startling discovery of a ball python snake found in a rental car-you may think twice about driving! Look closely at the one-eyed ape near the Kentucky River lounging close to a tree, or devil monkeys that are often mistaken for kangaroos.

Cryptids ("hidden" or "unexpected" animals) reported from the Bluegrass State throughout history find a home in Kentucky by...

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Overview

Meet Kentucky's legendary monsters in this guided tour examining reports of strange and wonderful cryptids. Read about a startling discovery of a ball python snake found in a rental car-you may think twice about driving! Look closely at the one-eyed ape near the Kentucky River lounging close to a tree, or devil monkeys that are often mistaken for kangaroos.

Cryptids ("hidden" or "unexpected" animals) reported from the Bluegrass State throughout history find a home in Kentucky by providing a comprehensive listing of alleged Bigfoot encounters, alien big cats, fresh-water phantoms, cold-blooded creatures, and monsters so strange, they defy classification.

Based on extensive research spanning 50 years

Provides the only existing timeline of Kentucky Bigfoot sightings

Fully sourced for further study

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764334405
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 5/28/2010
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 1,415,207
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Newton is author of Strange Indiana Monsters and Strange California Monsters. He lives with his wife in southern Indiana.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 4

Introduction 6

1 Hypothetical Inhabitants 10

2 Alien Big Cats 20

3 Cold-Blooded Creatures 32

4 Freshwater Phantoms 41

5 Big Feet 48

6 Stranger Yet 86

Conclusion: Where Next? 110

Appendix: Bigfoot in Kentucky 124

End Notes 151

Bibliography 157

Monster Index 160

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