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Bigfoot: The Life and Times of a Legend

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About the Author

Joshua Blu Buhs is an independent scholar and the author of The Fire Ant Wars, also published by the University of Chicago Press.

Table of Contents

Preface

Dramatis Personae

and#160;

1 Wildmen

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Wildmen through History

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; What-Is-It

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Abominable Snowman

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Life and Times of Bigfoot

2 Yeti: 1951and#8211;1959

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Sensation

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Yeti, Science, and Zadigand#8217;s Method

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Britain Hunts the Yeti

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; America Hunts the Yeti

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; What the Evidence Told

3 Sasquatch: 1929and#8211;1958

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Great Sasquatch Hunt

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Kidnapping of Albert Ostman

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; and#8220;Occamand#8217;s Razor Cuts on the Side of the Sasquatchand#8221;

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Slick Eyes the Sasquatch

4 Big Foot: 1958

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Folkloric Origins of Bigfoot

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Big Foot Makes the Papers

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Confirmed and Converted Confront Bigfoot

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Humbug!

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; and#8220;Maybe Bigfoot is Lost Relative of Old and#8216;Sasquatchand#8217;and#8221;

5 ABSMery: 1959and#8211;1961

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The (Weird, Wacky) Wonderful World of Ivan T. Sanderson

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; ABSMery

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Pacific Northwest Expedition

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Enter Peter Byrne

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Wipe: Or Trueand#8217;s Trouble with Truth, and Ivan Sandersonand#8217;s

6 Melting the Snowman: 1961and#8211;1967

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Melting the Snowman

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Sandersonand#8217;s Failed Debunking of the Debunking

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Quiet Years

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Big Foot Daze

7 The Return of Bigfoot: 1967and#8211;1980

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Bigfoot Filmed!

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Making Sense of the Movie

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Return of Bigfoot

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Bozo, the Minnesota Iceman

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Bigfoot on Tour

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Secret of Sasquatch

8 A Contest for Dignity: 1969and#8211;1977

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Bigfoot Community

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Cripplefoot

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Center that Wasnand#8217;t

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Hoaxing, the Unconquerable Problem

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Laugher Curtain

9 Cryptozoology: 1978and#8211;1990

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Grover Krantz, Sasquatch Scientist

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Anthropology of the Unknown

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Cryptozoology

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Science Police

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; and#8220;Definitive Proofand#8221;

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Arrested by the Science Police

10 The Death of Bigfoot? 1980and#8211;2002

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Green Man

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; The Death of Bigfoot

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; and#8220;The Most Abominable Hoaxerand#8221;

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Bigfoot is Dead! Long Live Bigfoot!

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Not The End, but An End

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Curse of the Sasquatch

and#160;

Bibliography

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Archival Collections

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; Select Bibliography

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780226079806
Author:
Buhs, Joshua Blu
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Subject:
General science
Subject:
General
Subject:
Unexplained Phenomena
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Controversial Knowledge
Subject:
Metaphysics-Speculative History
Subject:
Mythology-General
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20100931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
35 halftones
Pages:
296
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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