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Weird Wisconsin: Your Travel Guide to Wisconsin's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

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There's a lot more to the Badger State than badgers; it's also filled to the brim with weirdness. Visit Burlington's Spinning Top Museum and recoil at the worm shower of Palmyra. Take a look at Highway 13's Reptile Man, see the World's Largest Six Pack, then get spooked over the haunted bridges of Stevens Point. From Madison's Loony Lawyer to the Wily Wizard of Waukesha, this indispensible guide takes you on a journey you'll never forget.

About the Author

Linda S. Godfrey is an author and artist working in rural Elkhorn, Wisconsin. She has written and provided illustrations for Weird Michigan and several other books, including The Poison Widow: A True Story of Sin, Strychnine, and Murder and The Beast of Bray Road: Tailing Wisconsin's Werewolf. In addition, she is the creator and editor of a website about the strange and quirky, www.beastofbrayroad.com.
 
Richard D. Hendricks has been fomenting weirdology at his Weird Wisconsin website since 1998. He's also the news editor at The Anomalist, investigates ghosts with the Wisconsin Paranormal Research Center, and hangs with the Creatures of the Outer Edge, an esoteric collective that convenes at the notorious Headhunters Hideaway in Sun Prairie. Hendricks lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402792199
Author:
Godfrey, Linda S.
Publisher:
Sterling
Author:
Sceurman, Mark
Author:
Hendricks, Richard D.
Author:
Moran, Mark
Subject:
United States / Midwest / East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI)
Subject:
Travel - U.S./Midwest
Subject:
POETRY - POETRY ANTHGY TRD PB
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Weird
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color; 250+ illus.
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8 x 8 in

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