A History of Terror: Fear & Dread Through the Ages

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Sutton, 2000 - History - 236 pages
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In this illustrated social history of fear, Newman traces many strands of unease, exploring ways it has been projected and dealt with through ritual, religion, literature and social control, and looks at contemporary attempts to deal with fundamental fears through self-help, cults and even the micro-chip.

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Contents

the Birth Spread of Terror
1
Theological Nightmares
18
Disorder in the Kingdom
80
Copyright

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The Myth of Evil
Phillip Cole
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About the author (2000)

Newman is a writer on topographic and archaeological subjects and editor of the literary periodical Abraxus.

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