Ghost Stories of Pennsylvania

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The rich history of Pennsylvania is filled with the unexplained: frightening specters, mysterious apparitions and haunted buildings. Join Dan Asfar as he recounts the Keystone State's most intriguing ghost stories:
• Phantoms materialize and eerie lights flash at historic Gettysburg, America's most famous -- and haunted – battlefield.
• In a fountain at the notorious Baleroy Mansion in Philadelphia, a young ...
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Overview

The rich history of Pennsylvania is filled with the unexplained: frightening specters, mysterious apparitions and haunted buildings. Join Dan Asfar as he recounts the Keystone State's most intriguing ghost stories:
• Phantoms materialize and eerie lights flash at historic Gettysburg, America's most famous -- and haunted – battlefield.
• In a fountain at the notorious Baleroy Mansion in Philadelphia, a young boy sees a skull in place of his own reflection -- a strange premonition of his sudden death a month later.
• Every New Year's Day, the spirit of colonial war hero Anthony Wayne wanders Route 322, still frustrated that his earthly remains were buried in separate graves
• A three-year-old girl takes a fatal fall while her father paints her portrait, causing it to be inexplicably possessed by her forlorn spirit.
• Two mysterious suicides cause a spike in paranormal activity in Tamaqua's haunted Elks Club.
• Deceased convicts, driven to insanity by abuse, return to haunt the Eastern State Penitentiary, the first prison where solitary confinement was used.
• With strange and often terrifying consequences, Pennsylvania ghosts appear in Pittsburgh, Radnor, Newtown, Lancaster, Hollidaysburg, Bedford, Altoona, New Hope, London Britain Township and more.
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In Pennsylvania, ghosts roam freely. They haunt colleges and private homes; Civil War battlefields and quiet backyards; rural inns and city churches. Spirit-hunter Dan Asfar has been following these mysterious sightings and tappings for years. Now he shares his treasure trove of other worldly Keystone State occurrences.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781894877084
  • Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing International Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/18/2002
  • Series: Ghost Stories Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 588,213
  • Age range: 9 years
  • Product dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 8.25 (h) x 0.56 (d)

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