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Real Zombies, the Living Dead, and Creatures of the Apocalypse [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781578592968Publication details: Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9781578593415
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Real Zombies, the Living Dead, and Creatures of the ApocalypseDDC classification:
  • 133.423 398/.45
LOC classification:
  • BF1556 .S735 2010
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Contents:
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; The Zombies Are Coming; Zombies vs. Vampires; Mummies and Zombies; Out of Africa; Voudon: How to Make a Zombie; Witchcraft and Voodoo; Voodoo Deaths; Damballah Wedo and the African Pantheon; King and Queen of the Zombies; Marie La Veau, Voodoo Queen Eternal; Black Cat Mama Couteaux and the Great Zombie War; Curses, Spells, and Hexes; The Devil Baby of Bourbon Street; Voodoo Children; Little Violette, the Zombie Child; The Sin Eaters; Wendigos Crave Human Flesh; Recipes to Feed Hungry Ghosts; Eating Human Flesh as a Religious Experience
Hitler's Quest to Zombify the WorldCIA Experiments to Create a Zombie Nation; Golems and Tulpas- Psychic Zombies; Zombies and Voodoo Magic around the World; Zombies and Monsters of the Apocalypse; Azazel and the Watchers- Slavemasters of Earth; Does the Rise of the Zombies Herald Armagedon?; Appendix: The Voodoo Queens and Kings of New Orleans; Bibliography; Index
Summary: Featuring 30 chilling stories of real-life zombie encounters, this comprehensive and unsettling study draws upon traditions found throughout the world to dispel common depictions of zombies as lurching, flesh-eating automatons made popular by countless movies and books. This fascinating collection includes the stories of the Devil Baby of Bourbon Street, a monstrous creature complete with horns and tail that still lurks in the shadows of the Big Easy; Black Mama Courteaux and the great zombie war, involving hundreds of zombie soldiers battling for the supr
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Cover; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; The Zombies Are Coming; Zombies vs. Vampires; Mummies and Zombies; Out of Africa; Voudon: How to Make a Zombie; Witchcraft and Voodoo; Voodoo Deaths; Damballah Wedo and the African Pantheon; King and Queen of the Zombies; Marie La Veau, Voodoo Queen Eternal; Black Cat Mama Couteaux and the Great Zombie War; Curses, Spells, and Hexes; The Devil Baby of Bourbon Street; Voodoo Children; Little Violette, the Zombie Child; The Sin Eaters; Wendigos Crave Human Flesh; Recipes to Feed Hungry Ghosts; Eating Human Flesh as a Religious Experience

Hitler's Quest to Zombify the WorldCIA Experiments to Create a Zombie Nation; Golems and Tulpas- Psychic Zombies; Zombies and Voodoo Magic around the World; Zombies and Monsters of the Apocalypse; Azazel and the Watchers- Slavemasters of Earth; Does the Rise of the Zombies Herald Armagedon?; Appendix: The Voodoo Queens and Kings of New Orleans; Bibliography; Index

Featuring 30 chilling stories of real-life zombie encounters, this comprehensive and unsettling study draws upon traditions found throughout the world to dispel common depictions of zombies as lurching, flesh-eating automatons made popular by countless movies and books. This fascinating collection includes the stories of the Devil Baby of Bourbon Street, a monstrous creature complete with horns and tail that still lurks in the shadows of the Big Easy; Black Mama Courteaux and the great zombie war, involving hundreds of zombie soldiers battling for the supr