Vampires Through the Ages

By: Brian Right

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Interred in shadows no more, the vampire mythos is illuminated in this captivating exploration of one of the world's most sinister--and feared--creatures.

Join Brian Righi as he unearths the truth behind myths and beliefs, both ancient and modern. He traces the evolution of the vampire--from Dracula's mysteriously empty grave and the enduring legend it spawned to terrifying documented cases of the real-life blood drinkers of today. Sordid and sultry, the vampire's long and gruesome history is revealed:

--Various cultures' beliefs and superstitions surrounding bloodthirsty immortals--Chilling true accounts of the unquenchable bloodlust of historical figures such as Vlad the Impaler and Countess Bathory--Stories and lore from villagers, as recalled from the author's travels through Romania--Serial killers who suffered from delusions of vampirism--How the early Christian church inadvertently fed into the 18th-century Eastern European vampire scare

Title: Vampires Through the Ages

Author Name: Brian Right

Categories: Vampires,

Publisher: Llewellyn: 2012

ISBN Number: 0738726486

ISBN Number 13: 9780738726489

Binding: paperback

Book Condition: new

Seller ID: 0008

Description: Lore and Legends of the Worlds Most Notorious Blood Drinkers