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True Vampires of History by Donald F. Glut

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Published by Sense of Wonder .
Written in English


  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Social Science / Folklore & Mythology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

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Edition Notes

ContributionsD., Scott Rogo (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8341765M
ISBN 100918736684
ISBN 109780918736680

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