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The Resource The Cult of Alien Gods : H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestial Pop Culture, Jason Colavito

The Cult of Alien Gods : H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestial Pop Culture, Jason Colavito

Label
The Cult of Alien Gods : H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestial Pop Culture
Title
The Cult of Alien Gods : H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestial Pop Culture
Statement of responsibility
Jason Colavito
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Colavito, Jason
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Popular culture
  • Horror tales, American
  • Life on other planets in literature
  • Human-alien encounters in literature
  • Cthulhu (Fictitious character)
  • Gods in literature
  • Lovecraft, H. P.
  • Lovecraft, H. P.
  • Lovecraft, H. P.
  • Cthulhu
Label
The Cult of Alien Gods : H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestial Pop Culture, Jason Colavito
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-382) and index
Contents
Prelude. The crossroads of fact and fiction -- Precursors of the myth. Science and pseudoscience in Lovecraft's time ; Science fiction and horror before Lovecraft -- Stories of gods from outer space. The prophet of providence ; The spread of the Lovecraft circle ; The UFO craze in fact and fiction -- From fiction to fact. The French connection ; Charioteer of the gods -- Interlude: the view from 1976. The fork in the road -- From Sirius to Orion and beyond. The Sirius mystery ; The Orion mystery ; Dusting for fingerprints ; The league of extraordinary gentlemen -- Human clones from the twelfth planet. Ancestors from Nibiru ; Taking off from Nibiru ; The UFO cults and human cloning -- Conclusion. A modern mythology for troubled times -- Appendix: a continuum of belief
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
398 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591023524
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Cult of Alien Gods : H. P. Lovecraft and Extraterrestial Pop Culture, Jason Colavito
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-382) and index
Contents
Prelude. The crossroads of fact and fiction -- Precursors of the myth. Science and pseudoscience in Lovecraft's time ; Science fiction and horror before Lovecraft -- Stories of gods from outer space. The prophet of providence ; The spread of the Lovecraft circle ; The UFO craze in fact and fiction -- From fiction to fact. The French connection ; Charioteer of the gods -- Interlude: the view from 1976. The fork in the road -- From Sirius to Orion and beyond. The Sirius mystery ; The Orion mystery ; Dusting for fingerprints ; The league of extraordinary gentlemen -- Human clones from the twelfth planet. Ancestors from Nibiru ; Taking off from Nibiru ; The UFO cults and human cloning -- Conclusion. A modern mythology for troubled times -- Appendix: a continuum of belief
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
398 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591023524
Other physical details
ill.

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