Ghosts along the Mississippi River

Ghosts along the Mississippi River

Alan Brown


Some of the nation’s so much compelling ghost tales owe their starting place to “The Father of Waters.” Ghosts alongside the Mississippi River is the 1st book-length choice of ghost stories from the small cities and bustling towns that experience grown up alongside its banks. The states represented during this booklet comprise Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. in contrast to such a lot collections of “true” ghost tales, Ghosts alongside the Mississippi River attracts from the folks traditions of the northern and the southern usa. those stories are populated with Federal and accomplice squaddies, local Indians, filthy rich marketers, actors, students, resort vendors, preachers, slaves, and planters. in response to a few paranormal investigators, the big variety of ghost tales from the Mississippi’s river cities, and from watery websites worldwide, are evidence that giant our bodies of water are conductors of psychic power. Granted, no concrete evidence exists that there's a convinced connection among the river and any genuine ghosts or non secular phenomena. what's undeniable, although, is the truth that the ghost tales incorporated in Ghosts alongside the Mississippi River are a useful list of the values, desires, fears, and lives of the folk who've known as the river home.

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