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Author Roberts, Nancy, 1924-2008

Title Ghosts of the southern mountains and Appalachia / Nancy Roberts
Published Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, ©1988
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 150 pages) : illustrations
Contents Night of the hunt (Hendersonvill, North Carolina) -- Return of the bell witch (Adams, Tennessee) -- The Shenandoah stage (New Market, Virginia) -- Chain gang man (Decatur, Alabama) -- Fort Mountain (Fort Mountain, Georgia) -- The woman in black (Smoky Mountains, Tennessee) -- Laura (Campbellsvill, Kentucky) -- The coming of the demon (Middleway, West Virginia) -- The letter (South Mountain, Maryland) -- The ghost fiddlers (Hill Country, West Virginia) -- The haunted copper mine (Ducktown, Tennessee)
The ghost of Henry lives on (Talcott, West Virginia) -- A visitor from the dead (Grant Town, West Virginia) -- The ghost of Shut-In Creek (Black Mountain, North Carolina) -- Highway 19, where apparitions still ride (Flatwoods, West Virginia) -- The mysterious face on the wall (Grant Town, West Virginia) -- The specter's vengeance (Ducktown, Tennessee) -- The angel of death (Mountains, South Carolina)
Summary Collection of stories that combine the supernatural and history of the Southern Mountains and Appalachia
Notes Enl. ed. of: Appalachian ghosts. c1978
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Subject Ghosts -- Appalachian Region
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Supernatural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Folklore & Mythology.
Appalachian Region.
Form Electronic book
Author Roberts, Nancy, 1924-2008. Appalachian ghosts
LC no. 88020836
ISBN 1611173582