Ghost Tales of the World

Ghost Tales of the World
Author : John Kelly
Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages : 106
Release : 2017-01-13
ISBN 10 : 1542533694
ISBN 13 : 9781542533690
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ghost Tales of the World Book Description:

Yes, it is easy to laugh at the thought of ghosts, but the more we consider the matter, the more certain it is we must admit to being uncertain. There are far more things in and oft this world than we can boast of knowing! This is Volume 1 of the "Ghost Tales of the World" series. This series retells some wonderful historical ghost stories from several different countries. Some you will be familiar with, others may not be so well-known. At the witching hour of midnight, when all is still, strange things are supposed to happen, for this is the magic hour when ghosts come forth from their hauntings.

Mexican Ghost Tales of the Southwest
Language: en
Pages: 172
Categories: Ghost stories
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Arte Publico Press

Traditional Mexican stories tell of ghosts, evil spirits, devils, curses, and supernatural forces.
Best Ghost Tales of South Carolina
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: Terrance Zepke
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc

During the day, residents and visitors alike enjoy the quiet beauty of the peaceful coasts and Lowcountry of South Carolina. But in a state where soldiers fell, slaves died without knowing freedom, and the practice of voodoo is still an open secret, the night is bound to be a bit
Comparative Journeys
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Anthony C. Yu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Yu's essays juxtapose Chinese and Western texts - Cratylus next to Xunzi,for example - and discuss their relationship to language and subjects, such as liberal Greek education against general education in China. He compares a specific Western text and religion to a specific Chinese text and religion. He considers the
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Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Terrance Zepke
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Here are twenty-five tales about strange happenings, creepy places, and engaging specters across the Old North State. Six are new for this 2nd edition. Stealthy and forlorn, cunning and mysterious, the ghosts of North Carolina's past linger among the living in this thrilling collection of ghost tales.
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Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Michael O'Leary
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-04 - Publisher: The History Press

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