Haunted Places: True Encounters with the World Beyond

Haunted Places: True Encounters with the World Beyond

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by Hans Holzer
     
 
Join paranormal expert and ghost hunter Hans Holzer as he investigates the most famous haunted locations around the world
Ghosts have been known to haunt not only houses but other locations as well—such as dark forests, trains, ships, and even airplanes. Professor Hans Holzer looks at several of the most menacing of these cases, from the ghost bride of

Overview

Join paranormal expert and ghost hunter Hans Holzer as he investigates the most famous haunted locations around the world
Ghosts have been known to haunt not only houses but other locations as well—such as dark forests, trains, ships, and even airplanes. Professor Hans Holzer looks at several of the most menacing of these cases, from the ghost bride of Nob Hill in San Francisco to the “gray man” of Pawley’s Island in South Carolina and the haunted organ at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781453279175
Publisher:
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/25/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
52
Sales rank:
314,554
File size:
771 KB

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Meet the Author

Hans Holzer, whose investigations into the paranormal took him to haunted houses and other sites all over the world, wrote more than 140 books on ghosts, the afterlife, witchcraft, extraterrestrial beings, and other phenomena associated with the realm he called “the other side.” Among his famous subjects was the Long Island house that inspired The Amityville Horror book and film adaptations. Holzer studied at the University of Vienna, Austria, and at Columbia University, New York, earning a master’s degree in comparative religion. He taught parapsychology at the New York Institute of Technology. Holzer died in 2009. 

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am disappointed because I thought it was a book on all haunted locations. It was mostly about how Columbus was not the true discoverer of America! If I wanted to read about who really discovered America, I would read a book on it, to me, it is irrelevant. Anyway, I like the idea ofColumbus discovering America.
lrjohnson13 More than 1 year ago
Note: I received this book via Netgalley. As the book consisted of various anecdotes about a haunted place but it was presented in a story tale like manner. For me there was a lack of substance related to each place and no real explanation. The storyline seemed to follow emotion rather than fact which was what I expected when I first picked up the book. Overall this book did not meet my expectations of what I wanted to read and even though the stories were fascinating I found the whole thing hard to get through.