The Encyclopedia of Vampires and Werewolves, Second Edition provides more than
500 entries exploring the supernatural aspects of these creatures and their pop
culture counterparts. Entries describe supposed true historical accounts, how
vampires and werewolves come into existence, beliefs about vampires and
werewolves, and real-life creatures and cases that may have inspired their
legends. The most popular fictional vampires from a range of media are
discussed, along with the people who helped create them.