The Vanishing Hitchhiker by Jan Harold Brunvand
American Urban Legends and Their Meanings

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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.

About Jan Harold Brunvand

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Jan Harold Brunvand lives in Salt Lake City, where he is professor emeritus at the University of Utah. He is the author of numerous books, including The Vanishing Hitchhiker; The Choking Doberman; The Baby Train; Too Good to Be True; and Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid.
Published December 17, 2003 by W. W. Norton & Company. 224 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Non-fiction

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