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The Terror That Comes in the Night: An Experience-Centered Study of Supernatural Assault Traditions (Publications of the American Folklore Society) Paperback – 1 Sep 1989

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  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press; New Ed edition (1 Sept. 1989)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 081221305X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0812213058
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.7 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 548,785 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"A provocative exploratory work."—Los Angeles Times



"Fascinating, original, and convincing, The Terror That Comes in the Night is one of the most significant books on the paranormal. . . . A classic."—Fate



"Anyone interested in folklore or dream research or bizarre and unexplained phenomena, which are here examined carefully and rationally, will enjoy this volume."—American Rationalist



"A brilliant and exciting look at a misunderstood phenomenon."—Western Folklore

From the Author

David J. Hufford is Professor and Director at the Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine at the Penn State College of Medicine (Hershey), where he has appointments in Medical Humanities, Behavioral Science, and Family and Community Medicine. He is Adjunct Professor in the Program of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania.

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