Are you a fan of vampires? Do you feel delicious anguish at the thought of sharp fangs and their first dip into passionate red blood? Or maybe you’re fascinated by the lore of the vampire and how it has evolved. Whatever your vampire interests, Vampires Through the Ages is a book you’ll devour! This well-researched resource reveals:
• Earliest beliefs in blood-drinking demons and gods • Undead revenant outbreaks of Eastern Europe • The role of the early Christian church • Methods of combating vampires • Historical figures accused of being vampires • Modern explanations for the belief in vampires
The breadth and scope of this book is astounding, covering everything from the blood-drinking demons of ancient Babylon to modern movies and novels. It’s a must for anyone interested in vampires.
Demons, fairies, and saints—together? These are not three categories we think of together. In past eras, however, perceptions of the supernatural world were much more fluid. Magicians of the Renaissance would not be averse to calling upon whatever beings were available that could teach them secrets, acquire treasure, or gain the love of... read this article