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Man-made monsters

Bob Curran

Man-made monsters

a field guide to golems, patchwork soldiers, homunculi, and other created creatures

by Bob Curran

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Published by New Page Books in Pompton Plains, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artificial life,
  • Monsters,
  • Mythical Animals,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Bob Curran
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR825 .C87 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24791687M
    ISBN 109781601631367, 9781601637079
    LC Control Number2010025414

    Man-Made Monsters, by Mad Marv (sorry about all the alliteration) is a collection of thematically linked stories about goal of a thematic collection of stories is to explore a certain subject from a number of different angles, and its a goal that Man-Made Monsters very nearly achieves. Despite failing to live up completely to its introduction’s paraphrasing of this goal, it’s. Get this from a library! Frankenstein & other man-made monsters. [Bob Curran] -- Mysterious creatures and man-made monsters are considered in this riveting and comprehensive narrative. The authoritative text begins with Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's man-made monster, who was.

    " Frankenstein and Other Stories of Man-Made Monsters by Eric Kudalis A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is . "Man-Made Monsters" in an unidentified grammar book (n.d.) 36/6: Published pages of article from unidentified grammar book, (3 pp.) Unpublished Works: Alien Abduction and Other Mysteries from Outer Space (n.d.) 36/7: Photocopy of lightly edited typescript, (27 pp.) The Great Sea Serpent and Other Monster Mysteries (n.d.).

    Get this from a library! Manmade monsters. [Janet Perry; Victor Gentle] -- Examines monsters fashioned from organic or robotic parts, both in literature and movies, including Frankenstein and the computer HAL from " A Space Odyssey.". Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Frankenstein and other stories of man-made monsters by Eric Kudalis; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Monsters, Fiction.


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In his fascinating and wide-ranging new book, Dr Bob Curran explores man-made monsters and the truth behind the myths. You'll learn fascinating details about: The 19th century scientist who tried to bring the dead back to life - the model for Mary Shelley's Frankenstein/5(4).

On the surface Man-Made Monsters by Mad Marv is a terrifying collection of short stories with a horror/conspiracy theme. It has all of the elements fans of the genre would expect: blood, guts, and utter mayhem.

It’s funny at times and positively frightening at others/5(2). They published Man Made Monsters in early November. Kweli nominated this story for a Pushcart. “Man Made Monsters” is the Frankenstein baby I thought about for two years before I sat down one night and gave it life in the wee hours.

When I was done, it was exactly what I wanted. On the surface Man-Made Monsters by Mad Marv is a terrifying collection of short stories with a horror/conspiracy theme. It has all of the elements fans of the genre would expect: blood, guts, and.

On the surface Man-Made Monsters by Mad Marv is a terrifying collection of short stories with a horror/conspiracy theme. It has all of the elements fa. Frontispiece to Frankenstein ( edition) From the Wikipedia entry on Frankenstein: Part of Frankenstein’s rejection of his creation is the fact that he does not give it a name, which causes a lack of identity.

Instead it is referred to by words such as “monster,” “creature,” “demon,”. Frankenstein originated in a book by Mary Shelley, Frankenstein. Now on cartoons and cereal boxes, the images first appeared in in a silent movie.

Different versions of the monster have been shown since. There are several movies and works of literature based on Shelley’s character of Size: KB. Man Made Monsters. In the first part of this lesson, students read "Man Made Monsters," which is an informational nonfiction piece wherein the author looks at Frankenstein's monster from different perspectives.

He traces Frankenstein's roots in religious stories and : Devon O'brien. Man-Made Monsters: A Field Guide to Golems, Patchwork Soldiers, Homunculi and Other Created Creatures Paperback – 21 Jan by Dr Bob Curran (Author), Ian Daniels (Illustrator)/5(4). Man-Made Monsters By Daniel Cohen Know Want Learned Building Background Frankenstein’s Monster Frankenstein originated in a book by Mary Shelley, Frankenstein.

Now on cartoons and cereal boxes, the images first appeared in in a silent movie. Different versions of the monster. ISBN: / Table of Contents. Culture And Belonging. The Thrill Of Horror. Man-Made Monsters. The Move Toward Freedom. My Friend Douglass. A Mystery of Heroism. Civil War Journal.

Approaching Adulthood. Poems About Growing Up. History Article. Frankenstein and Other Stories of Man-made Monsters. This book describes the story of how Dr. Frankenstein created a monster that escapes and kills people.

The author tells about the movies made from the story and how modern science has benefited from the story. Lon Chaney, Jr. made his science-fiction debut in this B-picture, the story of a sideshow freak--the only survivor in a carnival traffic accident--who becomes immune to electricity.

Abused by a 5/5(3). Synthesizing CONNECTIONS Visualizing As I read this short story my thinking changed when they started talking about how the monster became famous and when I first started reading thought that it would just be a tall tale about a monster that lived long ago.

As I read this short. Book Overview Mysterious creatures and man-made monsters are considered in this riveting and comprehensive narrative. The authoritative text begins with Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's man-made monster, who was actually nameless but became known as the figure of Frankenstein.

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He troubles the mind because he is a projection of the. Directed by George Waggner. With Lionel Atwill, Lon Chaney Jr., Anne Nagel, Frank Albertson. A mad scientist turns a man into an electrically-controlled monster to do his bidding/10(K). “A man’s brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.” — Arthur Conan Doyle.

There is a perhaps instinctual human fascination with the darkest edges of the serial killer mind. From ancient Greek mythological serial killer Procrustes (otherwise known as The Stretcher), to 19th.

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