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The Frighteners : a Journey Through our Cultural Fascination with the Macabre

Author: Peter Laws
Publisher: La Vergne : Skyhorse Publishing, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For fans of Stiff by Mary Roach and Ghostland by Colin Dickey, this illuminating journey written by an ordained minister seeks to uncover the reasons we are drawn to the morbid side of life.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Peter, Laws.
Frighteners : A Journey Through our Cultural Fascination with the Macabre.
La Vergne : Skyhorse Publishing, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Laws
ISBN: 1510726772 9781510726772
OCLC Number: 1054058604
Description: 1 online resource (166 pages)
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Chapter One: The Sinister Minister; Chapter Two: Theatre of Blood; Chapter Three: Wired For Fright; Chapter Four: Hiding the Bodies; Chapter Five: Zombies, Everywhere; Chapter Six: Killer Culture; Chapter Seven: The Beast Within; Chapter Eight: Deadtime Stories; Chapter Nine: The Haunted; Chapter Ten: Sister; Notes; Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: Reverend Peter Laws.

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For fans of Stiff by Mary Roach and Ghostland by Colin Dickey, this illuminating journey written by an ordained minister seeks to uncover the reasons we are drawn to the morbid side of life.

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