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The frighteners : why we love monsters, ghosts, death & gore

Author: Peter Laws, (Journalist)
Publisher: London : Icon Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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-- violent video games Grab your crucifixes, pack the silver bullets, and join the Sinister Minister on his romp into our morbid curiosities.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Laws, (Journalist)
ISBN: 9781785782213 1785782215
OCLC Number: 1027108674
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Title Page; 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; Acknowledgements; Copyright
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A celebratory exploration of what our morbid tendencies can teach us about humanity, society and spirituality from the `Sinister Minister'.  Read more...

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