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Haunted Illinois

Troy Taylor

Haunted Illinois

ghosts and strange phenomena of the prairie state

by Troy Taylor

  • 46 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Stackpole Books in Mechanicsburg, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Haunted places -- Illinois,
  • Ghosts -- Illinois

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-139).

    StatementTroy Taylor ; illustrations by Heather Adel Wiggins.
    ContributionsWiggins, Heather Adel, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 T396 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 140 p. :
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16896933M
    ISBN 100811734994
    ISBN 109780811734998
    LC Control Number2007040206
    OCLC/WorldCa173640933

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    A Tourist’s Guide to the Weird and Wild Places of the Prairie State! Three years in the making, the 3rd edition of Hunting Illinois is your ticket to adventure in your own backyard. This edition contains 60 new listings and 35 new pictures, for a total of haunted or . On Matthew’s Haunted Pub Crawl, Galena's #1 storyteller will guide you to 3 different haunted pubs in the historic downtown Galena. You will hear of the ghosts that may dwell next to .

    The Haunted Decatur Tours are based on the bestselling book by Troy Taylor, HAUNTED DECATUR. The book includes an in-depth look at all of the locations on the tour, plus dozens of other tales of Decatur's ghosts, haunted houses, graveyards, murder scandals, unsolved mysteries and more! CLICK HERE TO GET AN AUTOGRAPHED COPY! Decatur - Greenwood Cemetery - Arguably the most haunted cemetery in central Illinois. Greenwood is home to "the Greenwood Bride" who can be frequently seen and heard weeping., The Civil War section is filled with Confederate prisoners who died from yellow fever.


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