Encyclopedia of hoaxes

By Stein, Gordon

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ISBN
978-0-81038-414-9
Publisher
Detroit : Gale Research, c1993.


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Library Journal

Reviewed on November 15, 1993

This encyclopedia is in many ways similar to Facts on File's Hoaxes and Scams ( LJ 8/93): it covers much the same ground and even looks nearly identical in layout. Gale's book, however, eschews cons and scams and focuses strictly on hoaxes, which it defines as intentional deception. In spite of this criteria, many nonhoaxes appear, such as the uncontrollable rumors concerning the Proctor & Gamble logo, the War of the Worlds broadcast, and rese...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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