Restless spirits haunt the hallways of dark mansions, coal mines and lonely streets. This collection of ghostly encounters is sure to make your hair stand on end. Frightful, spooky, and sometimes helpful, these apparitions from beyond the grave are all too real. Whether they are malevolent or friendly, they are out there, beyond the spiritual plane.
From apparitions to strange happenings to unexplained phenomena, the authors present a collection of chilling stories about Iowa ghosts. Each story contributes to the folklore of Iowa and will delight readers who love a good ghostly tale.
This guide is designed for locals, new residents, and travelers seeking the haunted history of the Crescent City and nearby locales. Detailed descriptions and historical background for more than 70 locations guide readers to sites of tragic events where they might encounter ghostly apparitions.
SOME MISTAKES COME BACK TO HAUNT YOUTortured by his decision to leave the scene of a fatal hit and run, Garth's guilty conscience causes him to see ghostly apparitions of the victim. But when cars identical to his own start crashing at the scene of the accident, Garth discovers that the ghost is real - and it's hunting him down, hell-bent on revenge.
If ghostly apparitions, frightening superstitions, strange phenomenon, mysterious unexplained happenings, dreams that wake you in the middle of the night in a cold sweat intrigue you, then this book is for you Forgotten Ghosts and Legends of the Old West has it all. If you are an adventurous soul who enjoys reading a good ghost tale, these exciting accounts should more than fill the bill and leave you wanting more of the same.
As part of the America s Haunted Road Trip series, Ghosthunting Oregon takes readers along on a guided tour of some of the Beaver State s most haunted historic locations. Local author Donna Stewart researched each location thoroughly before visiting, digging up clues for the paranormal aspect of each site. In Ghosthunting Oregon, Stewart takes readers to some of the spookiest haunts across the state including: Oaks Park in Portland, where visitors have reported a ghostly apparition of a child in a 1920s or 1930s style dress; the O'Kane Building in central Oregon, where people have reported seeing "ghostly smoke" and strange lights; and Pioneer Park in Pendleton, where some have reported apparitions and hearing voices.
Eerie footsteps sound in thin air. Disembodied voices float down empty staircases. Apparitions peer from lace-covered windows. Welcome to the haunted Southern California coast. Meet inhabitants of the Olivas Adobe in Ventura County where icy hands pull at your clothes; glimpse ghostly lights at Smugglers Beach as they disappear into the waves, seeming to walk along the bottom of the ocean; experience sea monsters of Long Beach where you may become tangled in serpent tentacles; and take a trip on a cursed ship at San Clemente Island.
Ghosts, Visions, & Apparitions: Ghostly Tales from the Victorian Era. Make sure your doors are locked, then draw up a chair next to the fire. Here are three atmospheric Victorian ghost stories that will bring a winter's chill to your bones. Adapted and read by much-loved and widely respected British actress Philippa Urquhart. Contents: "The Phantom Coach", by Amelia B Edwards; "The Cold Embrace", by Mary Elizabeth Braddon; and "The Ghost Child", by Bernard Capes.
Ghostly Apparitions Drawing together literature, media, and philosophy, Ghostly Apparitions provides a new model for media archaeology. Stefan Andriopoulos examines the relationships between new media technologies and distinct cultural realms, tracing connections between Kant's philosophy and the magic lantern's phantasmagoria, the Gothic novel and print culture, and spiritualist research and the invention of televis.
Join paranormal expert and storyteller extraordinaire Hans Holzer as he explores ghostly manifestations of every variety and delves into the true nature of "the other side." In this groundbreaking book-featuring eye-opening photographs of ghostly apparitions and visitations-Holzer presents hundreds of case histories, tips on interpreting sounds and other signals from the beyond, and more.
Drawing together literature, media, and philosophy, Ghostly Apparitions provides a new model for media archaeology. Stefan Andriopoulos examines the relationships between new media technologies and distinct cultural realms, tracing connections between Kant's philosophy and the magic lantern's phantasmagoria, the Gothic novel and print culture, and spiritualist research and the invention of television.
Transform any environment into a haunted house with this ghoulish gathering of spooky spectres! Ghostly Apparitions allows you to create the ultimate ghost hunting experience by providing a collection of restless spirits that are simply dying to inhabit your home.