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Monsters of the Northwoods Paperback – January 1, 1992

ISBN-13: 978-0925168009 ISBN-10: 0925168009 Edition: FIRST EDITION, THIRD PRINTING

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 136 pages
  • Publisher: North Country Books; FIRST EDITION, THIRD PRINTING edition (January 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0925168009
  • ISBN-13: 978-0925168009
  • Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 5.8 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,145,900 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Robert Bartholomew is a medical sociologist who has published over 60 articles in peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, British Medical Journal, Canadian Medical Association Journal, and Medical Journal of Australia. He has worked as a journalist for several New York State radio stations, serving as news director twice, and is a former correspondent for WGY, Schenectady, one of the largest stations in the United States. He has lived with the Malay people in Malaysia and Aborigines in Central Australia. He has been interviewed in USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, The New Yorker, and on the History Channel. The Chair of his Ph.D. Committee was Professor Arthur Kleinman, Head of the Department of Social Medicine at Harvard University.

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9 of 9 people found the following review helpful By DV6740 on June 27, 2005
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Monsters of the Northwoods is a comprehensive examination of activity in New York State and portions of Vermont. The main focus is Whitehall, NY, where the author(s) are from. The book does of great job of presenting reports and evidence. It includes a photo section with illustrations based on witness descriptions and photos of footprint finds.

Aside from a short jaunt into UFO territory, where the authors propose a connection between UFOs and Bigfoot based on coincidental sightings, the book is a good reference and documentation of Bigfoot sightings and accounts. The book also offers an examination of Native American legend about large hominids in the New York area.

In all the book documents over 140 cases, extending from the Watertown area to Long Island, and areas of western Vermont. Monsters of the Northwoods makes a solid case supporting the possible existence of the creatures known as Bigfoot.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By H.M. 2005 on September 9, 2008
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This short but terrific book describes a plethora of Sasquatch sightings in the New York and Vermont area, which seem to mainly center around the WHitehall, New York area, where several police officers had sightings in the Abair Road area, including Brian Gosselin and his brother Paul (Paul was not a police officer, by the way), as well as other witnesses who have seen bipedal creatures as well as found tracks and heard strange vocalizations. A town called Kinderhook, New York, is also a center of activity, where co-author Bruce Hallenbeck had several strange encounters around an area called Cushing's Hill, along with members of his family. The UFO angle is also examined in connection to sightings, as are sightings in neighboring state Vermont. The long history of sightings going back to the 1600's is also examined. I highly recommend this book, which I have owned for many years, which is signed by William Brann. 5 out of 5 stars.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Cammie M. Royce on August 7, 2010
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The book was great. If your interested in Monsters up North this book is an eye opener.

Cammie
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