The Resource The museum of hoaxes : a collection of pranks, stunts, deceptions, and other wonderful stories contrived for the public from the Middle Ages to the new millennium, Alex Boese

The museum of hoaxes : a collection of pranks, stunts, deceptions, and other wonderful stories contrived for the public from the Middle Ages to the new millennium, Alex Boese

Label
The museum of hoaxes : a collection of pranks, stunts, deceptions, and other wonderful stories contrived for the public from the Middle Ages to the new millennium
Title
The museum of hoaxes
Title remainder
a collection of pranks, stunts, deceptions, and other wonderful stories contrived for the public from the Middle Ages to the new millennium
Statement of responsibility
Alex Boese
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of hundreds of documented historical hoaxes, pranks, deceptions, and stunts that have fooled the public from the Middle Ages to the present day
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boese, Alex
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6751
LC item number
.B64 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Fraud
  • Impostures
  • Impostures
  • Fraude
  • Fraud
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Grappen
  • Canards (journalistiek)
Label
The museum of hoaxes : a collection of pranks, stunts, deceptions, and other wonderful stories contrived for the public from the Middle Ages to the new millennium, Alex Boese
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1990-1999 Crop Circles and Cross-Dressing Ken
  • After 2000 Bonsai Kittens and Monster Cats
  • The Gullibility Test (Questions)
  • Before 1700: Female Popes and Vegetable Lambs
  • The Eighteenth Century: Rabbit Babies and Lying Stones
  • 1800-1868 Lunar Bison and Solar Armor
  • 1869-1913 Stone Giants and Antlered Rabbits
  • 1914-1949 New Jersey Martians and Van Gogh's Ear
  • 1950-1976 Naked Animals and Swiss Spaghetti Trees
  • 1977-1989 Australian Icebergs and Cockroach Pills
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 266 pages
Isbn
9780525946786
Lccn
2002026780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50115701
  • (OCoLC)ocm50115701
Label
The museum of hoaxes : a collection of pranks, stunts, deceptions, and other wonderful stories contrived for the public from the Middle Ages to the new millennium, Alex Boese
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1990-1999 Crop Circles and Cross-Dressing Ken
  • After 2000 Bonsai Kittens and Monster Cats
  • The Gullibility Test (Questions)
  • Before 1700: Female Popes and Vegetable Lambs
  • The Eighteenth Century: Rabbit Babies and Lying Stones
  • 1800-1868 Lunar Bison and Solar Armor
  • 1869-1913 Stone Giants and Antlered Rabbits
  • 1914-1949 New Jersey Martians and Van Gogh's Ear
  • 1950-1976 Naked Animals and Swiss Spaghetti Trees
  • 1977-1989 Australian Icebergs and Cockroach Pills
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 266 pages
Isbn
9780525946786
Lccn
2002026780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50115701
  • (OCoLC)ocm50115701

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