Icons Of Horror And The Supernatural

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : S. T. Joshi | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313337829
ISBN 13 : 9780313337826

Offers entries on 24 of the significant archetypes of horror and the supernatural, from the classical epics of Homer to the novels of Stephen King...

Classics And Contemporaries

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : S. T. Joshi | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0981488838
ISBN 13 : 9780981488837

S. T. Joshi has established himself as a leading critic and scholar of the weird tale. Having begun by studying the work of H. P. Lovecraft, Joshi has expanded his interests to inc..

Japanese And American Horror

Pub Date : 2014-10-31 | Author : Katarzyna Marak | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786496662
ISBN 13 : 0786496665

Horror fiction is an important part of the popular culture in many modern societies. This book compares and contrasts horror narratives from two distinct cultures--American and Jap..

Junk Fiction

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : S. T. Joshi | Publisher : Wildside Press LLC

ISBN 10 : 9781434457134
ISBN 13 : 1434457133

A witty examination of America's bestselling novels, covering works by Danielle Steel, Barbara Taylor Bradford, Nora Roberts, Mary Higgins Clark, Sue Grafton, Patricia Cornwell, Ja..

Full Moon City

Pub Date : 2010-03-09 | Author : Darrell Schweitzer | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 1416585001
ISBN 13 : 9781416585008

DANGER LURKS IN THE HEART OF THE CITY . . . BUT NOT ALWAYS WHERE YOU EXPECT IT. From New York to Los Angeles to Bucharest, fifteen never-before-published tales by some of the world..

Female Aggression

Pub Date : 2014-10-08 | Author : Helen Gavin | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781118314746
ISBN 13 : 1118314743

This critique explodes the stereotypical assumption that men are more prone than women to aggression A cogent and holistic assessment of the theoretical positions and research conc..

Return From The Dead

Pub Date : 2004-01-01 | Author : David Stuart Davies | Publisher : Wordsworth Editions

ISBN 10 : 1840224525
ISBN 13 : 9781840224528

This is a unique and fascinating collection of early mummy stories that helped to establish the chilling concept of the dead returning to life...