Ghost Stories of Pennsylvania

Ghost Stories of Pennsylvania

by Dan Asfar
     
 

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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.
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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 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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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781894877084
Publisher:
Ghost House Books
Publication date:
09/18/2002
Series:
Ghost Stories Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
711,752
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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