American vampires: fans, victims & practitioners

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Vintage Books, Oct 3, 1990 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 255 pages
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Explores the American fascination with vampire folklore, interviewing those whose obsession ends with watching "Dark Shadows" and receiving vampire newsletters to those who drink warm human blood

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Nothing like reading a book about people who really think they are vampires, or who act like it. This was a crazy ride of a read, but one I never forgot. Read full review

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NORINE DRESSER is a professional consultant, speaker, folklorist, and educator. From 1993 to 2001, she wrote the award-winning "Multicultural Manners" column for the Los Angeles Times. Dresser has been interviewed on the Voice of America and numerous other radio and TV shows.

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