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Author Jack, Albert.

Title Loch Ness monsters and raining frogs : the world's most puzzling mysteries solved / Albert Jack ; illustrations by Sandra Howgate.

Publication Info. New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  001.94 JACK    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  001.94 JAC    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Teen  YA-001.94 JA    Check Shelf
Description xv, 247 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Note Reprint. Originally published as: Albert Jack's ten-minute mysteries. London : Penguin Reference, 2007.
Includes index.
Contents The famous Aurora spaceship mystery -- Try to see it from my angle: the Bermuda Triangle -- Does Bigfoot exist? -- The spine-chilling tale of the Chase vault -- The real-life Agatha Christie mystery -- Committing the perfect crime: the mysterious D. B. Cooper -- Who really makes crop circles? -- John Dillinger: whatever happened to America's Robin Hood? -- The missing Navy diver -- The Dover demon -- The mysterious disappearance of the lighthouse keepers of Eilean Mor -- Fairies at the bottom of the garden -- The mystery of Our Lady of Fatima -- What happened to the last king of France? -- The strange case of Kaspar Hauser -- The great Loch Ness con trick -- Will the real Paul McCartney please stand up -- The magnetic strip -- Whatever happened to the crew of the Mary Celeste? -- The men who cheated death -- Not in the mood: the real Glenn Miller story -- The mystifying death of a media mogul -- The real Da Vinci code: the Mona Lisa debate -- If gentlemen prefer blondes, who killed Marilyn Monroe? -- The piano man -- The dreadful demise of Edgar Allan Poe -- It's raining frogs -- The terrifying affair of Spring-heeled Jack -- Beware of USOs [sic] -- The St. Valentine's Day massacre -- The world's strangest unsolved crimes.
Subject Curiosities and wonders.
Common fallacies.
Added Title Albert Jack's ten-minute mysteries
ISBN 9780812980059 paperback
0812980050 paperback
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