By Colin Wilson
A scourge of intercourse and demise from an alien spaceship
WHEN CAPTAIN CARLSEN ENTERED THE significant DERELICT SPACESHIP, he used to be shaken through the invention of its immobilized humanoid passengers.
Later, after 3 of the unusual extraterrestrial beings were transported to Earth, his foreboding was once greater than justifi ed. The creatures have been power vampires whose seductive embraces have been deadly, whose lust for energy used to be boundless. As they took over the prepared our bodies in their sufferers and sexual murders unfold terror in the course of the land, Carlsen labored towards their destruction-even whereas he was once erotically attracted to the main appealing vampire of all!
"Thoroughly intriguing" -Chicago Sun-Times (1976)
"New slant on horror...unique rendering of the age-old enigma of the kiss of death" -Chicago Tribune (1976)
COLIN WILSON is the writer of greater than a hundred fiction and nonfiction books. The Outsider (1956), released on the age of 24, earned him world wide severe acclaim. the gap Vampires, his fi fty-fi rst e-book, used to be translated into Spanish, eastern, French, Dutch and Swedish and used to be later tailored for display within the motion picture LIFEFORCE, directed via Tobe Hooper (SALEM'S LOT, POLTERGEIST, THE TEXAS CHAIN observed MASSACRE). The motion picture failed despite the fact that to trap the genuine spirit of the cult vintage reprinted the following via renowned call for.
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The Space Vampires by Colin Wilson