“VAMPIRIC ORIGINS AND DRACULA INSPIRATIONS” #WeirdDarkness

VAMPIRIC ORIGINS AND DRACULA INSPIRATIONS” #WeirdDarkness

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IN THIS EPISODE: Everyone knows about Dracula. Most everyone has seen at least one film starring the undead blood-sucker, or has read the novel by Bram Stoker. But only the real fans of Dracula know about the real people and true stories that inspired Bram Stoker to create the character.
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STORY SOURCES
History.com, Ranker.com, AtlasObscura.com, InternationalHero.co.uk, HowStuffWorks.com, Universtiy of Iowa’s Victorian Wiki, Google Books, HistoryIreland.com: https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/mnrpdm36,https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/eeypjjz3, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/4et6ysvs, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/5bcstakc, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/53vbu5dr, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/bhd6f7yv, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/y36n7y9v, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/2nc96tjx, https://weirddarkness.tiny.us/2848x4mk

ESSENTIAL WEB LINKS…
BOOK: “Transylvania Superstitions” by Emily Gerard:
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BOOK: “Carmilla” by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu:
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MUSIC CREDITS…
Weird Darkness theme by Alibi Music Library. Background music by Midnight Syndicate: http://amzn.to/2BYCoXZ
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