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What Gave Life To The Idea Of The Zombie?

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Enthusiast dressed as zombies take part in the Zombie Walk event in the eastern French city of Strasbourg, within the framework of the 12th edition of the European Fantastic Film festival, which runs from September 14 to 22.

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"The Haitian zombie and the modern zombie are two different things tied by a misnomer," author Max Brooks told us.

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