Ghosts of Boston: Haunts of the Hub

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It should come as no surprise that one of the nation’s oldest cities brims with spirits of those who lived and died in its hundreds of years of tumultuous history. Boston, Massachusetts, boasts countless stories of the supernatural. Many students at Boston College have encountered an unearthly hound that haunts O’Connell House to this day. Be on the watch for an actor who sits in on rehearsals at Huntington Theatre and restless spirits rumored to haunt Boston Common at night. From the Victorian brownstones of ...
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Overview

It should come as no surprise that one of the nation’s oldest cities brims with spirits of those who lived and died in its hundreds of years of tumultuous history. Boston, Massachusetts, boasts countless stories of the supernatural. Many students at Boston College have encountered an unearthly hound that haunts O’Connell House to this day. Be on the watch for an actor who sits in on rehearsals at Huntington Theatre and restless spirits rumored to haunt Boston Common at night. From the Victorian brownstones of Back Bay to the shores of the Boston Harbor Islands, author Sam Baltrusis makes it clear that there is hardly a corner of the Hub where the paranormal cannot be experienced as he breathes new life into the tales of the long departed.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781609497422
  • Publisher: History Press, The
  • Publication date: 9/11/2012
  • Series: Haunted America Series
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 1,378,171
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Journalist Sam Baltrusis writes for various publications including Boston Spirit and STUFF. He teaches journalism classes at the Boston Center for Adult Education. He also moonlights as a guide with Haunted Boston, highlighting the city's historical haunts. Baltrusis has worked for VH1, MTV.com, Newsweek, and ABC Radio.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 19, 2013

    Should have been a A pamphlet on steroids

    An unengaging writing style stretches to reach 108 pages by repeatedly covering the same info.

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