Dr. Charlotte Booth talks about the scientific theories underlying the folklore of the undead.
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Charlotte Booth, author of A History of the Undead, is a PhD in Egyptology and was a professional Egyptologist for a number of years writing numerous books and articles on the subject. Since leaving the industry she found a new found writing freedom and her latest book, The History of the Undead, uncovers the truth behind the undead (mummies, zombies and vampires) by exploring folklore, archaeology and science to unravel the truth.
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