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Author Brunvand, Jan Harold.

Title The vanishing hitchhiker : American urban legends and their meanings / Jan Harold Brunvand.

Published New York : Norton, [1981]


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 UniM Bail  398.20973 BRUN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 208 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary The book that launched America's urban legend obsession! THE VANISHING HITCHHIKER was Professor Brunvand's first popular book on urban legends, and it remains a classic. The culmination of twenty years of collection and research, this book is a must-have for urban legend lovers.
Subject Urban folklore -- United States.
Legends -- United States.
Legends -- United States -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0393951693 (paperback)