By Elizabeth Hunter
New 2012 paperback version. “No mystery remains hidden forever.” A cell name from an outdated good friend units Dr. Giovanni Vecchio again at the course of a secret he’d deserted years sooner than. He by no means anticipated a tender librarian might carry the foremost to the hunt, nor may well he have anticipated the risk she might allure. Now he and Beatrice De Novo will stick with a twisted maze that leads from the documents of a college library, during the fires of Renaissance Florence, and towards a war of words they by no means may have estimated. A Hidden Fire is a magical mystery/romance for grownup readers. It is the 1st ebook within the Elemental Mysteries sequence.
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Spawls, Stephen. Sun, Sand, and Snakes. London: Collins, 1979. Williams, K. , Elizabeth F. Loftus, and Kenneth Deffenbacher. ” In Handbook of Psychology and Law, edited by Dorothy Kagehiro and William S. Laufer. New York: SpringerVerlag, 1992. Reprinted with permission from Cryptozoology Review 4, no. 1 (Summer 2000): 11–18. Jack Rabbit is an independent researcher in Virginia. His interests are zoology, wildlife painting, writing short fiction, and playing the fretted dulcimer. NATIVE AND WESTERN EYEWITNESS TESTIMONY IN CRYPTOZOOLOGY xliii Defining the Field The word cryptozoology (in French, “la cryptozoologie”) was coined by Bernard Heuvelmans in the late 1950s.
Pursue that subject, pick the college or university that is highly regarded in the field, and you just might develop a niche in cryptozoology. I studied anthropology and zoology, then moved on to a more psychologically based graduate degree to understand the human factor. I also took doctoral courses in anthropology. Existing zoology and anthropology departments cover many subjects, and there is no reason why cryptozoological topics cannot occasionally be addressed in such venues. In addition, more and more professors are opening their minds to cryptozoology and hominology.
Etymology: Tamahaq (Berber) name. Variant names: Kelb-el-khela (“bushdog,” in Mauritania), Tarhsît (for the female). Physical description: Like a wolf. Distribution: Sahara Desert. Possible explanation: An African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) outside its usual range. These dogs stand up to 2 feet 7 inches at the shoulder and are normally found in protected sub-Saharan savanna areas. Earlier in the twentieth century, there may have been enough gazelles in subdesert areas for scattered packs to subsist.
A Hidden Fire (Elemental Mysteries, Book 1) by Elizabeth Hunter