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The Resource Real vampires, night stalkers and creatures from the darkside, Brad Steiger

Real vampires, night stalkers and creatures from the darkside, Brad Steiger

Label
Real vampires, night stalkers and creatures from the darkside
Title
Real vampires, night stalkers and creatures from the darkside
Statement of responsibility
Brad Steiger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author, a paranormal researcher, dispels myths and confirms truths about real-life vampires, retells classic tales about Vlad the Impaler, Jack the Ripper, the Zodiac Killer, Jeffrey Dahmer, and others; and features interviews with vampires
Summary
Uses news articles, historical accounts, and first person interviews to provide a history of vampirism, offering thirty tales of real vampires including the story of three American teenagers who conducted blood-drinking rituals with animals and a Mexican prostitute who convinced her village that she was an Incan goodess who required human sacrifices for her magic
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
357297
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
133.4/23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
BF1556
LC item number
.S73 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Real vampires, night stalkers and creatures from the darkside, Brad Steiger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The sons and daughters of Lilith -- Mythic vampires -- A gallery of classic vampires -- Vampires and werewolves -- The blood cults -- The demon-riddled hysteria of the Middle Ages -- Satanic sacrifice -- Chupacabras : a bizarre vampiric monster -- Vampiric and cannibalistic murderers -- Real vampires enter the contemporary era -- Clinical vampirism -- The vampire community -- Paranormal researchers meet the vampires of San Francisco -- The vampire ghost of Guadalajara -- Ghosts that bite -- Vampire gangs -- Be cautious if you boast you are a vampire -- Killing a vampire in the 21st century -- Bizarre strangers in the night -- The mysterious lady in black -- A vampiric demon conjured by the occult stole his wife -- Haunted by a dybbuk -- The secondhand sofa came with the spirit of a vampire -- Vampires from UFOs -- Black-eyed beings -- The shadow people -- Multidimensional mimics
Control code
18201363
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 287 pages
Isbn
9781578592555
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009023106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)319701
  • (IMchF)fol12612946
Label
Real vampires, night stalkers and creatures from the darkside, Brad Steiger
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The sons and daughters of Lilith -- Mythic vampires -- A gallery of classic vampires -- Vampires and werewolves -- The blood cults -- The demon-riddled hysteria of the Middle Ages -- Satanic sacrifice -- Chupacabras : a bizarre vampiric monster -- Vampiric and cannibalistic murderers -- Real vampires enter the contemporary era -- Clinical vampirism -- The vampire community -- Paranormal researchers meet the vampires of San Francisco -- The vampire ghost of Guadalajara -- Ghosts that bite -- Vampire gangs -- Be cautious if you boast you are a vampire -- Killing a vampire in the 21st century -- Bizarre strangers in the night -- The mysterious lady in black -- A vampiric demon conjured by the occult stole his wife -- Haunted by a dybbuk -- The secondhand sofa came with the spirit of a vampire -- Vampires from UFOs -- Black-eyed beings -- The shadow people -- Multidimensional mimics
Control code
18201363
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 287 pages
Isbn
9781578592555
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009023106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)319701
  • (IMchF)fol12612946

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