Slithering snakes, creepy crawlies, harrowing
heights-everybody is afraid of something!
Phobiapedia is an encyclopedia of all the things we
fear the most, from more common fears like spiders (Arachnophobia),
heights (Acrophobia), and confined spaces (Claustrophobia), to the
strange and unusual, like dust (Koniophobia) and the color yellow
(Xanthophobia). From their fascinating names to their fearsome
effects, Phobiapedia explores all aspects of the things
that make us shiver and scream. You''ll learn what makes us fear
them and why sometimes it''s not such a bad idea to be scared.
Packed with amazing images and filled with facts and figures, here
at your fingertips is the truth behind the scariest things on the