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Hunting Ghosts: Thrilling Tales of the Paranormal
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Buck Weiss
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-01 - Publisher: BLACK OAK MEDIA INC

"What draws us to tales of the supernatural? Is it that desire to find belief and comfort in the possibility that life continues after the physical body has died and turned to ash? ...The recent proliferation of "ghost-hunting" shows on TV, and "found-footage" style movies (Grave Encounters, Blair Witch, etc)
Witchcraft in Illinois
Language: en
Pages: 115
Authors: Michael Kleen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-05 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

The hidden history of witchcraft in the Land of Lincoln is revealed in this unique study by the author of Haunting Illinois. Although the Salem Witch Trials have drawn focus to New England as the center of witchcraft in American history, the practice was widespread across the Midwest. In Illinois,
Tales of Coles County, Illinois
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Michael Kleen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-01 - Publisher: Lake Ridge Press

The sixth and final edition of Tales of Coles County, Illinois combines the original Tales of Coles County, the Legends and Lore of Coles County, and a new third section on the Hidden History of Coles County with updated pictures, additional legends, and new stories. First published in 2004, Tales
Haunted Rockford, Illinois
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Kathi Kresol
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Just beneath the glossy surface of Rockford's rich heritage lies a dark history of tragedy. The city's troubled and turbulent past left scars that still resonate today. Geraldine Bourbon's final struggle still echoes through the farmhouse where her estranged husband pursued her with a pistol from room to room beofre
More History, Mystery, and Hauntings of Southern Illinois
Language: en
Pages: 126
Authors: Bruce Cline
Categories: Ghosts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-01 - Publisher: BLACK OAK MEDIA INC

In his first book, Bruce Cline opened the archives of the Little Egypt Ghost Society and the Gaslight Ghoul Club for the first time. Now, join him again as he brings you all new tales of southern Illinois' most notorious places and historical events. You may have heard of John