Barbara Karg; Arjean Spaite; Rick Sutherland
|描述：||xii, 289 p. ; 24 cm.|
|内容：||The search for the original Count Dracula and his castle; Documented historical encounters with vampires; The myths and legends of how vampires are made, how they live and endure, how they survive, and how they can be destroyed using everything from garlic to holy water to stakes through the heart.; The literary evolution of vampires from Bram Stoker's classic Dracula to Stephen King's Salem's Lot, and Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles; The phenomena and history of vampires in film and television from the 1922 landmark silent film Nosferatu to Francis Ford Coppola's version of Bram Stoker's Dracula.|
|責任：||Barb Karg, Arjean Spaite, and Rick Sutherland.|
From Bram Stoker's "Dracula", to Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" series, vampires have fascinated and frightened young and old alike for centuries. This book examines vampires' history and legends, their evolution and portrayal in books, television, and cinema.