NEANDERTHAL: The Strange Saga of the Minnesota Iceman - download pdf or read online

By Bernard Heuvelmans,Loren Coleman,Paul LeBlond

NOW IN ENGLISH FOR the 1st TIME… the real tale OF THE MINNESOTA ICEMAN!

The tale starts off on the finish of 1968 in New Jersey, while zoologist Bernard Heuvelmans and biologist Ivan Sanderson first pay attention from a correspondent in regards to the frozen corpse of an exceptionally furry man-like creature being exhibited within the Midwest. Upon arrival in Minnesota, the 2 scientists come head to head with a “hominid” no longer of our species embedded in a block of ice. An inquiry into the foundation of the specimen triggers a extraordinary experience related to the FBI, the Smithsonian, the Mafia, the Vietnam warfare, drug smuggling, Hollywood, and a secretive millionaire, giving a lot of the account the flavour of a riveting detective tale. What occurred is informed in meticulous aspect via Heuvelmans, who attracts a startling end as to the Iceman’s nature according to a comparability of its anatomy with that of contemporary people and fossil ancestors. yet the place Heuvelman’s clinical story ends, cryptozoologist Loren Coleman’s starts, in a long fact-filled afterword that brings this notable saga up-to-date.

Bernard Heuvelmans (1916-2001) was once a Belgian-French zoologist, explorer, researcher, and a author most likely most sensible referred to as “the Father of Cryptozoology.” His "On the song of Unknown Animals" and "In the Wake of Sea Serpents" are considered as of the main influential works of cryptozoology. In 1975 Heuvelmans verified the heart for Cryptozoology in France, and in1982 he helped to chanced on the overseas Society of Cryptozoology (now-defunct) and served as its first president. In 1999, he donated his significant holdings and documents in cryptozoology to The Museum of Zoology of Lausanne in Switzerland.

Paul H. LeBlond is an ocean scientist with an extended curiosity in cryptozoology. He used to be one of many founders of the overseas Society of Cryptozoology, and a co-founder of the British Columbia clinical Cryptozoology membership. LeBlond is an emeritus professor on the collage of British Columbia, a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and of the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society. LeBlond is the writer of "Discovering Cadborosaurus" and the translator from the French of "The Asian Wild guy" by means of Jean-Paul Debenat. LeBlond is the 1st President of the newly shaped foreign Cryptozoology Society.

Loren Coleman has carried out fieldwork and examine in cryptozoology because 1960, and is the writer or contributor to over a hundred well known books on cryptozoology, common historical past mysteries, and the media, together with "Bigfoot!: the genuine tale of Apes in America," "Cryptozoology A to Z," and "Tom Slick and the quest for the Yeti." For twenty years, he was once an accessory affiliate professor in documentary movie and anthropology at six universities. he's the founder in 2003 and director of the nonprofit foreign Cryptozoology Museum in Portland, Maine, and a co-founder of the foreign Cryptozoology Society in 2016.

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