Historic Haunted America

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Macmillan, Sep 18, 2007 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 448 pages
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Continuing the success of the nationally acclaimed Haunted America, Historic Haunted America is a further investigation into North American ghost legends.

This chilling collection documents yesterday's and today's most terrifying hauntings in the United States and Canada in more than seventy-five shocking stories!



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Perfect Halloween reading, this fourth and final companion volume (to Haunted Wisconsin, Stanton & Lee, 1980; Haunted Heartland, Stanton & Lee, 1985; and Haunted America, LJ 11/1/94) is the ... Read full review

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Contents

Family Remains
3
The Crawling Woman
12
In Old Haunted Tucson
15
The Hills Are Haunted
21
Sarahs House
35
Yankee Jims Legacy
51
The Pocanontas Mine Jumpers
67
The Blue Lights of Silver Cliff
72
Old Judges Never Die
282
Ghostnabbers
287
Dead Miners Old Bars a Bucca
297
The Cursed Isles or Shoals
309
To Dance with the Devil
314
Are the Van Wickles Home?
318
John Dobson Soldier
323
Adobe Wails
326

A Knocking They Did Come
77
Blood Orchard
87
Mr Justice Ghost
93
Pierre LEnrants Vigil
97
Miami Frights
102
Tobe or Not Tobe?
113
Pele
127
The Bulgarian Monk
143
Mr Bookbinder and the Haunted Elm
145
The Curse of Old Lady Gray
150
Tippecanoe and Tecumseh Too
154
Desperado
158
The Beacon
160
Nine Ghosts Nine
163
Whats in Albert Taylor Hall?
167
Virginias Place
171
Beware the Gray Ladies
174
Mr Holts Kith n Kin
183
Dead Ships and Old Curses
194
Mrs Ridgely and Associates
205
Death in the Library
211
Curse of the Bloody Pit
215
The Eternal Wanderers
221
Mercy Denied
227
Nights of Horror
233
Buried Bones
238
The Warriors Return
244
The Luminescent Attic
247
Mysteries of the Gulf Coast
250
Chapel of the Cross
256
The Witchs Curse
262
More Phantasms
266
The Invisible Family
277
The Old Haunts
344
Remains To Be Seen
355
The Mysterious Outer Banks
365
Sky Lights
377
More Legends of the Plains
383
Ceely Rose
392
Aunt Jane Among Others
400
Rue and Muriel
406
Inn of the Seventeen Ghosts
417
The Palatine Light
426
Old Boney of Charles Towne
435
The Spectral Rider of Bobos Mills
446
Larry
450
Family Troubles
456
The Prairie Poltergeist
481
The Nearly Departed
486
The Seers of Chittenden
496
Bad Manors
502
The Conservatory
513
A Child of Tragedy
516
Wisconsin The Drunken Man
525
The Housekeeper
532
The Legend or Wild Rose
536
The Lady in Green
538
CANADA
543
Beware Amiable Spirits
545
Victorias Secrets
561
Possessions
570
A Poetic Death
579
Enigmas of the Unknown
583
Bibliography
607
Authors Note
653
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About the author (2007)

Michael Norman is a writer and retired journalism professor who lives in an absolutely unhaunted house near the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St.Paul. Beth Scott, who passed away in early 1994, was a freelance writer for more than thirty-five years.

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