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The Everything Vampire Book: From Vlad the Impaler to the vampire Lestat - a history of vampires in Literature, Film, and Legend

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• An affordable, accessible companion to vampire literature, films, and TV • Several vampire movies are due out in 2008 and 2009: Twilight, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, and The Historian • Vampire communities are flourishing on the Internet—a simple “vampire societies” search on Google yields over 580,000 results • Everything reference books have sold more than 575,000 ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published January 17th 2009 by Everything (first published January 1st 2008)
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Jocelin
Aug 15, 2009 Jocelin rated it liked it
Shelves: vampires
I thought this was going to be a mind-blowing read about the history of vampires in our culture. It was interesting but, not mind blowing. They did go into some of the legends of the "undead" and there were some interesting tidbits. They did elaborate on some of the early literary vampire novels and did go into some depth about their history. They were very thorough about listing some vampire novels, films, and TV shows. Interesting things that I did not know: in the late 70's an author by the n ...more
Zeynep Merve
Bir akşam sırf almış olmak için kaptım bu kitabı raftan. Vampirlere özel bir ilgim yok; ütopik, young adult veya vampir kitapları da okumam. Kitabın kültürel ve sosyal yaşamda vampirlerin yüzyıllar içerisinde nasıl ele alındığını ve değiştiğini anlatacağını düşünerek okumaya başladım. Bazı bölümlerde o kadar sıkıldım ki, kitabı bitirmem yaklaşık iki yılımı aldı.
Her Yönüyle Vampir; vampir fenomenine ilgisi olan herkesin, vampir kitapları sevenlerin ve vampir-doğaüstü sinemasına ilgisi olanların ç
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Tammy Williams
Oct 18, 2009 Tammy Williams marked it as to-read
this looks like fun!
Jacquey25 Hubler
This book is fun. The authors write humorously while they take you through vampire history. They add fun facts about movies, actors, myths and writers. Some facts are even scandalous!
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Dec 01, 2012 Tatie rated it it was amazing
After reading this book all i wanted to do was go back and read it again it has no real plot but it still id quite good since it had more of a sequence to it.
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