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Author Platnick, Kenneth B.

Title Great mysteries of history / Kenneth B. Platnick

Imprint New York : Dorset press, 1987, c1972.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    909 PLA    Available
Description 224 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm.
Note Originally published: David & Charles Ltd., 1972.
Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 210-218.
Contents The mysterious death of Dag Hammarskjold -- The "perfect" murder of Judge Godfrey -- The scandalous death of Amy Robsart -- Yours truly, Jack the Ripper -- The man in the iron mask -- The unknown of Louis XVII -- The legend of Grand Duchess Anastasia -- Croatoan -- The lost colony of Roanoke Island -- Czar Alexander's mysterious "death" -- The disappearance of Judge Joseph Carter -- From Mu to Gondwanaland -- The lost continent of Atlantis -- Who discovered America? -- Ancient civilizations of the "New World" -- The mystery of the Stonehenge ruins -- Yeti -- The legend of the abominable snowman -- The search for the Loch Ness Monster.
Subject Curiosities and wonders.
History -- Miscellanea.
ISBN 0880291575

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