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作者 Kaplan, Matt, 1977-
書名 Medusa's gaze and vampire's bite
The science of monsters : the origins of the creatures we love to fear / Matt Kaplan
出版項 New York : Scribner, [2013]
國際標準書號 9781451667998
145166799X
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 文哲所  298.6 K17 2013    在架上    30580003379695
版本 1st Scribner trade pbk. ed
說明 viii, 248 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
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附註 Previously published as Medusa's gaze and vampire's bite by Scribner
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-238) and index
Giant animals : Nemean lion, Calydonian boar, Rukh, King Kong -- Beastly blends : chimera, griffon, cockatrice, Sphinx -- It came from the earth : Minotaur, Medusa -- The mysterious fathoms : Charybdis, Leviathan, giant squid, Jaws -- Of flame and claw : dragons -- Hauntings : demons, ghosts, spirits -- Cursed by a bite : vampires, zombies, werewolves -- The created : The Golem, Frankenstein, HAL 9000, Terminator -- Terror resurrected : dinosaurs -- Extraterrestrial threat : aliens
主題 Monsters -- History
Animals, Mythical -- History
Dangerous animals -- Folklore -- History
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