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Ghosts of Lincoln : discovering his paranormal legacy

Author: Adam Selzer
Publisher: Woodbury, Minnesota : Llewellyn Worldwide, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : FIRST editionView all editions and formats
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Abraham Lincoln is one of the most haunted--and haunting--presidents in U.S. history. Sightings of Lincoln's ghost, as well as the ghost of his assassin, have been reported for more than 150 years. Visited by eerie premonitions, morbid dreams, and unusual events that seem too bizarre to be coincidence, Lincoln has become the source of dozens of myths and paranormal mysteries. Investigating everything from obscure  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Selzer, Adam.
Ghosts of Lincoln.
Woodbury : Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd, 2015
(DLC) 2015015968
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Selzer
ISBN: 9780738741536 0738741531
OCLC Number: 891610657
Description: vi, 330 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: A world of superstition --
Early premonitions --
A world of death: growing violence and the rise of spiritualism --
Lincoln's piano ride --
Who's dead in the White House: Lincoln's dreams --
Booth and the conspirators (and their ghosts) --
Legends and the ghosts of the funeral and tomb --
Contacting Lincoln --
An odd assortment of ghosts and mysteries --
Ghosts of DC.
Responsibility: Adam Selzer.

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