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The Resource The science of monsters : the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures, Meg Hafdahl & Kelly Florence

The science of monsters : the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures, Meg Hafdahl & Kelly Florence

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The science of monsters : the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures
Title
The science of monsters
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the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures
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Meg Hafdahl & Kelly Florence
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Language
eng
Summary
"If you love film that scares, and want to believe that zombies, vampires, and other deadly and terrifying creatures could be real, let Meg Hafdahl and Kelly Florence ... take you to the world where horror and science meet. How would a zombie really decompose in Night of the Living Dead? ... What is the science behind the night terrors that inspired the creation of Freddy Krueger? ... How does modern medicine and therapy differ from what would have been offered to Norman Bates in 1960?"--Publisher marketing
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10824068
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Hafdahl, Meg
Dewey number
791.43/67
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.M6
LC item number
H34 2019
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Florence, Kelly
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  • Monsters in motion pictures
  • Science in motion pictures
  • Horror films
  • Horror films
  • Monsters in motion pictures
  • Science in motion pictures
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the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures
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The science of monsters : the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures, Meg Hafdahl & Kelly Florence
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Slashers. Halloween ; Child's play ; A nightmare on Elm Street -- Serial killers. Psycho ; The Texas chainsaw massacre ; The silence of the lambs -- Vampires. Dracula ; Nosferatu ; Jennifer's body -- Reanimated corpses. Night of the living dead ; Frankenstein ; The mummy -- The possessed. The exorcist ; The tingler ; Get out -- Deadly animals. Cujo ; Arachnophobia ; The birds -- Ghosts. Poltergeist ; The shining ; The ring -- From the depths. Creature from the Black Lagoon ; Jaws ; Alien -- Witches. The witch ; Carrie ; The Blair Witch project -- Creatures. The descent ; Tremors ; The wolf man -- A final note
Control code
on1122796258
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781510747159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1122796258
Label
The science of monsters : the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures, Meg Hafdahl & Kelly Florence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Slashers. Halloween ; Child's play ; A nightmare on Elm Street -- Serial killers. Psycho ; The Texas chainsaw massacre ; The silence of the lambs -- Vampires. Dracula ; Nosferatu ; Jennifer's body -- Reanimated corpses. Night of the living dead ; Frankenstein ; The mummy -- The possessed. The exorcist ; The tingler ; Get out -- Deadly animals. Cujo ; Arachnophobia ; The birds -- Ghosts. Poltergeist ; The shining ; The ring -- From the depths. Creature from the Black Lagoon ; Jaws ; Alien -- Witches. The witch ; Carrie ; The Blair Witch project -- Creatures. The descent ; Tremors ; The wolf man -- A final note
Control code
on1122796258
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781510747159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1122796258

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