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Haunted America

Haunted America

Michael Norman and Beth Scott

Tor Books

Haunted America takes you on a grand tour of ghostly hauntings through the U.S. and Canada, sweeping from terrifying battle-field specters at Little Bighorn to a vaudeville palace in Tampa, from ghostly apparitions in President Garfield's home in Ohio to the White House in Washington, DC.

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Alabama
 
The Face in the Window
 
The imposing Pickens County Courthouse on the town square in quiet, old Carrollton is perhaps the most unusual seat of local government in all of Alabama. There are courthouse older and larger than this two-story edifice, quite a few that harbor within their walls stories of Civil War horror and heroism, and not an insubstantial number with ghostly legends. But, for the sheer oddity and grotesqueness of the event, few can match what can be found at the Carrollton courthouse.
Embedded in the windowpane of a garret window high above the
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"Haunted America provides a deliciously disturbing collection of stories from every state of the Union and Canada....Norman and Scott spin good yarns with fun, fact and fright." --Minneapolis Star-Tribune

"Full of eerie specters and haunted houses, including the White House, this book will captivate readers of all ages. An excellent source of spine-tingling narratives for Halloween night or spooky campfire fun."--Library Journal on Haunted America

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Michael Norman and Beth Scott

  • Michael Norman has taught at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls for more than twenty-five years. Beth Scott, who died in early 1994, was full-time freelance writer for more than thirty-five years.
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Haunted America

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Michael Norman and Beth Scott

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