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Civil War Ghosts of Virginia

by L. B. Taylor, Jr. ; photographs by the author ; illustrations by Brenda Goens
Format
Book
Published
[Williamsburg, Va. : L. B. Taylor], c1995.
Language
English
ISBN
0962827126
Contents
  • John Brown's body lies a moldering
  • The demise of Dangerfield Newby
  • Strange occurrences in Harper's Ferry
  • The restless casualties of Ball's Bluff
  • The lost yankee at Willis House
  • Kindred spirits at Kenmore
  • The ghostly reenactment of Jeb Stuart's ride
  • Return of the female phantom
  • Psychic imprints on the battlefield
  • A sampling of spectral vignettes
  • The skeleton in the wall
  • Grant won't hang here
  • The apparition at Abingdon Church
  • The domestic who foresaw death
  • Mike Hardy mends his ways
  • Milling soldiers at Mannsfield
  • A psychic prophecy or intuitive genius?
  • Restless souls at Wake Hill
  • Escape from the grave
  • A ghostly practical joke
  • A bloody image in the church
  • The sentry with no feet
  • A psychic premonition in the parlor
  • The ghost with Stonewall Jackson's arm
  • Method in Jackson's madness
  • The guest ghost in room 403
  • The winged harbinger of doom
  • A 'release' ceremony at Selma
  • The ghost train at Cohoke Crossing
  • The disaster of Dahlgren's raid
  • Non-paying guests at the Wayside Inn
  • The battlefield ghosts of Cedar Creek
  • The searching spirit of the Shenandoah
  • The legendary lady of Luray
  • Weird wanderings at Willow Grove
  • Visions of the Seaford psychic
  • The sad specter at Black Walnut
  • A reunion at Hollywood Cemetery
  • The ominous cloud over Cold Harbor
  • All is not quiet on the Petersburg battlefield
  • The gentle spirit of Burnt Quarter
  • The lone sentinel of Sailor's Creek
  • An apparition dressed in gray
  • The last march of Robert E. Lee
  • The case of the frightening footsteps
  • The ghost brigade of Centre Hill
  • The survival(?) of John Wilkes Booth
  • The cruel fate of Mary Surratt
  • The man with no heart
  • The redemption of Dr. Samuel Mudd
  • The most troubled spirit of all
  • The imprisonment of Jefferson Davis
  • A monument to the spirits of the dead.
Description
xv, 225 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Local Notes
ALDERMAN GENERAL COLLECTION: Signed by the author.
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