Haunted Savannah: America's Most Spectral City

Haunted Savannah: America's Most Spectral City

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Why is Savannah, Georgia the most haunted city in America? Historian and tour guide James Caskey answers this question and many more. This fully-revised and updated book details over forty of Savannah’s most infamous ghost stories, resulting in a paranormal compilation unlike any other. Discover the truth about Savannah’s haunted history as you explore spine-chilling tales about the Hostess City’s shadowy “Other Side,” as told by a master storyteller. This volume combines exhaustive searches of historical archives, detailed analysis, and engaging first-hand accounts of spectral activity as experienced by eyewitnesses, even by the author!
Haunted Savannah: America’s Most Spectral City is not a collection of dry facts, dates and folklore; it is an enlightening and entertaining journey for anyone interested in the paranormal, from magical mystery tourist to serious ghost hunter. Containing over 50 photos and a detailed map of Savannah’s Historic District, this book is the perfect ‘pocket tour guide’ for the do-it-yourself ghost seeker.

Title:Haunted Savannah: America's Most Spectral City
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780988252974
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    Haunted Savannah: America's Most Spectral City Reviews

  • Tricia

    I enjoyed reading this book. It was a collection of short ghost stories in the most haunted city in America....

  • Denise

    Great read if planning a trip to Savannah. This book could use some editing/proofing, but has a bunch of easy to read history and stories even if you still are skeptical of ghosts. ...

  • Jim Dooley

    A fun read for the Halloween season! This is more than a tour book. The writer takes care to share his research so that it is not just "another tale told 'round the campfire." The result is a collecti...

  • Jacqui Hawkins

    Savannah is an interesting place! So much history! I love doing the "ghost" history tours in the cities where I visit. The tours are always at night and they take you to the sites that are presumed to...

  • Meri Elena

    It is a long-standing tradition for me to buy a book of ghost stories every time I visit someplace new. I went to Savannah, GA for the first time this spring and acquired James Caskey's evocatively-na...

  • Leena Dbouk

    Haunted Savannah is a thorough investigation of Savannah urban legends. I appreicate that the author tries to put historical credibility to some of the old ghost stories of Savannah. Sometimes it can ...

  • Michael

    I'm not really sure what to call this book. It's non-fiction, it's historical, and it could be fantasy or mystery as well. My wife and I visited Savannah, GA this past summer and loved it! It was the ...

  • Katie

    I love a good ghost story. This book is a collection of ghost stories from around Savannah, which themselves aren't really very scary, mostly being of the "waiters claim to hear footsteps from unoccup...

  • Dustin

    I absolutely loved this book, and it was hard for me to put it down! Savannah, GA is one of my favorite cities. It's history, and sheer beauty, are captivating. During my last visit I took one of it's...

  • Sarah Kazee

    This book was really good. I just returned from Savannah a couple weeks ago (where I bought the book in the first place.) I bought it because we took a couple tours during the day but never got around...