The Vanishing Hitchhiker
American Urban Legends and Their Meanings
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.
- December 2003
- 5.5 × 8.3 in
/ 224 pages
- Territory Rights: Worldwide
Endorsements & Reviews
“A uniquely entertaining book, edifying scholarship, diverting social history.” — Elaine Kendall, Los Angeles Times Book Review
Also by Jan Harold Brunvand