Ghost Detectives' Guide to Haunted San Francisco

Ghost Detectives' Guide to Haunted San Francisco

Author: Loyd Auerbach

Publisher: Linden Publishing

ISBN: 9781610350679

Category: Travel

Page: 142

View: 191

Revealing a side of the famed city that tourists rarely experience, this handbook uncovers a hidden realm of ghosts, apparitions, and paranormal phenomena in San Francisco. The guide delves into the haunted hotspots that unsuspectedly lie in the city's most famous landmarks and neighborhoods, including Alcatraz, Chinatown, and the Presidio, while directions to each hair-raising location are provided, encouraging adventurous sightseers to seek out their own ghostly encounters. With the history of each frightening locale, the probable life stories of their resident spirits, and actual transcripts of their conversations with a psychic, this supernatural study delivers a realistic feel for encountering the uncanny.

A Guide to Haunted New England

A Guide to Haunted New England

Author: Thomas D'Agostino

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

ISBN: 9781614230106

Category: History

Page: 175

View: 636

“Fun, charming . . . includes not only locales with reported ghosts, but also sites with macabre (though not haunted) histories” (True Crime Librarian). Visitors and New England natives alike will see a new side of the region through Thomas D’Agostino’s road trip guidebook. He captures the reader’s imagination with folklore and anecdotes, plus recommendations useful for any traveler. This guide uncovers lingering spirits across all six states in the region, from the victims of alchemy gone awry in the White Mountains, to wraiths in the Berkshires, to the ghosts of drowned sailors in Mystic, Connecticut. Enjoy these retellings of classic New England ghost stories and discover obscure ones, and then go visit the spooky sights for yourself. Includes photos! “Anyone interested in exploring the haunted, macabre and abandoned throughout New England knows they can count on D’Agostino to find out more about the site’s history, past sightings and how to find them.” —Mobile Rving

Baltimore's Guide to Haunted Places

Baltimore's Guide to Haunted Places

Author: Vince Wilson


ISBN: 9781435736306

Category: Haunted places

Page: 56

View: 500

Some of the most poignant moments in US History happened in Baltimore. Have the ghosts of the past come back to haunt CHARM CITY? Ghost Hunter Vince Wilson takes you on a haunted journey into history! Learn the secrets of the master author of modern horror EDGAR ALLAN POE! Hear the tale of FRANK THE BODY SNATCHER! Have dinner and a drink at BERTHA'S MUSSELS and maybe you will meet the LADY IN BLACK -a ghostly apparition that appears on the stairwell! Sail away into mystery and maritime lore on the USS CONSTELLATION then check out the harbor's only HAUNTED BOOKSTORE! Why the very streets of FELLS POINT are Haunted!

The Mystery of the Haunted Ghost Town Teacher's Guide

The Mystery of the Haunted Ghost Town Teacher's Guide

Author: Carole Marsh

Publisher: Gallopade International

ISBN: 9780635066206

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 36

View: 413

The corresponding Teacher's Guide is a page-by-page supplementary resource that gives you additional activities to enhance the student's learning opportunities by using cross-curricular materials including discussion questions, reproducible vocabulary, science, geography and math activities. Each Teacher's Guide turns you into the expert-we've done all the research for you! This comprehensive resource enhances the many dramatic learning opportunities students can gain from reading this mystery by Carole Marsh. The supplementary Teacher's Guide includes: Š A chapter guide of additional information, trivia, historical facts, and more to help teachers be "Experts!" Š Activity ideas that make the book come dramatically to life for young readers! Š The author's additional comments and thoughts about the subject Š Some reproducible activities Š Great out-of-the-box ideas for activities.

America's Most Haunted

America's Most Haunted

Author: Eric Olsen

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101638354

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 336

View: 501

Combining spine-tingling stories, documented evidence, and interviews with some of the top names in paranormal investigation—including the stars of TV’s “Ghost Hunters,” “Ghost Adventures,” and more—America’s Most Haunted gives you a terrifying chance to tour our nation’s most famous haunted places... Throughout the United States, there are places haunted by souls both malevolent and benign. Places where paranormal activity runs rampant. Places where we can glimpse the other side. In America’s Most Haunted, “Haunted Housewife” investigator Theresa Argie and journalist Eric Olsen team up to take you on a first-person tour of some of America’s most active paranormal hotspots. Experience the crawl through the death tunnel where visitors have reported sightings of an inhuman creature that creeps along the walls and ceilings. Walk the decks of the Queen Mary with the hundreds of souls that met their ends in watery graves. And get to know the spirits that wait in jails, mansions, lunatic asylums, and even a stately old hotel. Are you brave enough to take a look?

Haunted America FAQ

Haunted America FAQ

Author: Dave Thompson

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9781495046001

Category: Travel

Page: 390

View: 556

(FAQ Pop Culture). Take a fast-paced survey of the ghosties, ghouls, and associated denizens of the country's haunted history with Haunted America FAQ . Tracing local ghost stories back to Native American legends and then forward through horror tales both ancient and modern, the book revisits some of the best known haunted locales, as well as some of the most obscure creepy places, in America. Delving deep into the cultural history of American hauntings, Haunted America FAQ includes chapters on ghostly books, movies, and television. Also included is an A-Z of reality-TV ghost hunts and a state-by-state gazetteer of haunted spots.

Haunted America Do You Believe

Haunted America Do You Believe

Author: John Kuykendall

Publisher: John Kuykendall

ISBN: 9781490564166


Page: 126

View: 492

Library of Congress Control Number: 2014908762 If We see it with our Eyes, Does it Exist? Modern tales of poltergeists in housing estates, phantom voices, ghostly nannies, white ladies and banshees - this isn't the stuff of oft-repeated folklore; these are freshly discovered ghostly tales from the people of The USA. Just what Are staying in in these locations? Who is the White Lady? What kind of being did some University students unwittingly end up sharing a house with? Just who was that old lady watching over the kids? You'll find the answers within the pages of Haunted America Do You Believe. Ideal for the paranormal enthusiast, the local historian, the USA diaspora abroad and anyone who enjoys a good, scary True stories, of the "Unexplained and "Supernatural Haunted America Do You Believe is a book for everyone. All you need is to remain calm, don't panic, and remember it's only a book.Haunted America "Do You Believe" sends you on a journey across America to the most Haunted locations of strange events that have been reported to hold Spirits-Ghost-Demons-Angles and Poltergeist Activity. Hear the true stories up people that have had unimaginable paranormal experiences that defy logic. People of all walks of life. Hear from Paranormal Investigators as they talk about there darkest encounters of Real Evil. We look at Reincarnation the recycle of life. You can draw your own conclusion based on all the evidence and stories. What lies beyond? Are darkest fears about death and the unexplained. This book will shed light on what we fear and do not want to face. "Death and the afterlife." "Between the world we see, and the things we fear... there are doors. When they are opened... nightmares becomes reality. What is the paranormal; one definition states that the paranormal is something beyond the range of normal experiences, basically anything outside of our understanding. This book is an account of my own hauntings and those of others that share the same experiences. This phenomena has become more wide told in the last 5 years. People were afraid to talk about it.. They will think I'm crazy no one will believe me so we don't tell anyone when we experience this phenomena. I was a skeptic myself, ghost, spirits and the devil, even God were all a myth, there was nothing else but this body: Until 1974.

The Rough Guide to Florida (Travel Guide eBook)

The Rough Guide to Florida (Travel Guide eBook)

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited

ISBN: 9781839059056

Category: Travel

Page: 840

View: 218

This practical travel guide to Florida features detailed factual travel tips and points-of-interest structured lists of all iconic must-see sights as well as some off-the-beaten-track treasures. Our itinerary suggestions and expert author picks of things to see and do will make it a perfect companion both, ahead of your trip and on the ground. This Florida guide book is packed full of details on how to get there and around, pre-departure information and top time-saving tips, including a visual list of things not to miss. Our colour-coded maps make Florida easier to navigate while you're there. This guide book to Florida has been fully updated post-COVID-19. The Rough Guide to FLORIDA covers: Miami, the Florida Keys, the Everglades, the southeast, Sarasota and the southwest, Orlando and Disney World, the northeast, Tampa Bay and the northwest and the Panhandle. Inside this Florida travel guide you'll find: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EVERY TYPE OF TRAVELLER Experiences selected for every kind of trip to Florida, from off-the-beaten-track adventures in Florida's northwest coast to family activities in child-friendly places, like Sanibel Island or chilled-out breaks in popular tourist areas, like the Florida Keys. PRACTICAL TRAVEL TIPS Essential pre-departure information including Florida entry requirements, getting around, health information, travelling with children, sports and outdoor activities, food and drink, festivals, culture and etiquette, shopping, tips for travellers with disabilities and more. TIME-SAVING ITINERARIES Includes carefully planned routes covering the best of Florida, which give a taste of the richness and diversity of the destination, and have been created for different time frames or types of trip. DETAILED REGIONAL COVERAGE Clear structure within each sightseeing chapter of this Florida travel guide includes regional highlights, brief history, detailed sights and places ordered geographically, recommended restaurants, hotels, bars, clubs and major shops or entertainment options. INSIGHTS INTO GETTING AROUND LIKE A LOCAL Tips on how to beat the crowds, save time and money and find the best local spots for sunbathing, kayaking or soaking up local history.. HIGHLIGHTS OF THINGS NOT TO MISS Rough Guides' rundown of Orlando, Tallahassee, Tampa and Miami's best sights and top experiences helps to make the most of each trip to Florida, even in a short time. HONEST AND INDEPENDENT REVIEWS Written by Rough Guides' expert authors with a trademark blend of humour, honesty and expertise, this Florida guide book will help you find the best places, matching different needs. BACKGROUND INFORMATION Comprehensive 'Contexts' chapter of this travel guide to Florida features fascinating insights into Florida, with coverage of history, religion, ethnic groups, environment, wildlife and books, plus a handy language section and glossary. FABULOUS FULL COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHY Features inspirational colour photography, including the stunning South Beach and the spectacular Everglades. COLOUR-CODED MAPPING Practical full-colour maps, with clearly numbered, colour-coded keys for quick orientation in downtown Miami, downtown Jacksonville and many more locations in Florida, reduce the need to go online. USER-FRIENDLY LAYOUT With helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time.