Haunted Texas

Author: Alan Brown
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811740803
Format: PDF, ePub
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From the Alamo to UFO sightings, a collection from Texas's rich history and independent spirit.

Texas Haunted Forts

Author: Elaine Coleman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493032461
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The forts of Texas, once teeming with soldiers, settlers and Native Americans, today stand like silent sentinels, abandoned to the ravages of sun, wind, and time. Their legends and stories are ghostly reminders of a past steeped in violence and tragic loss. Tales of Indians wrapped in buffalo robes and a ghostly lady delivering white roses to an officer's desk are woven with historical facts, placing the reader in the midst of the action. Photographs of these historic places send the reader back in time as haunted souls of long-lost legends fill the pages.

Haunted Tomball Texas

Author: Kasey Gilbert Clark
Publisher: Booktango
ISBN: 1468941771
Format: PDF, ePub
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Haunted Tomball, Texas offers the reader an insightful investigation into the dark side of a small town located just north of Houston. Kasey Gilbert Clark presents readers with a unique view through her masterful weaving of history and the paranormal. By shedding new light on local folklore and legends you will learn something unique about this town that has never been shared before. Readers will delight in reading these spine-tingling tales.

Haunted Restaurants Taverns and Inns of Texas

Author: Robert Wlodarski
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 149303250X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Loaded with tangy tales of spirits who inhabit places where you can spend a night or have a bite to eat. Listed by city, each haunted locale provides in-depth history about the spirited occupants, current facts and additional references. This book would be fully revised and would not include detailed travel information, just the stories.

Haunted Texas

Author: Scott Williams
Publisher: Globe Pequot
ISBN: 9780762744954
Format: PDF, ePub
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The first full-service Texas travel book for people interested in the paranormal.

Ghosts of North Texas

Author: Mitchel Whitington
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
ISBN: 146166196X
Format: PDF, Docs
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Tuck this book under your arm, jump in your car, and get ready to discover the ghosts of North Texas! These aren't tall tales-these are stories about places you can visit on your own ghost-hunting excursion!

Haunted Texas

Author: Alan N. Brown
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781493047246
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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From the Alamo to UFO sightings, a collection from Texas's rich history and independent spirit.

Chasing Ghosts Texas Style

Author: Brad Klinge
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1429985666
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Part high-adventure tale, part autobiography, this page-turner recounts the eerie experiences that convinced brothers Brad and Barry Klinge, founders of Everyday Paranormal and stars of the TV series Ghost Lab on Discovery Channel, that ghosts really do walk among us Brad and Barry Klinge have been investigating paranormal occurrences for the last twenty years, and in Chasing Ghosts, Texas Style, they divulge some of their most exciting ghost encounters and analyze the science behind their paranormal hunts. Each chapter of this fascinating book focuses on the Klinge brothers' investigations into the creepiest of places, and explains how they have been able to capture both audio and video of paranormal occurrences using their high tech tools, and a healthy dose of common sense. Even when faced with mysterious slamming doors and haunting pleas for help, these brothers never shy away from a bone-chilling encounter or another chance to investigate a centuries-old haunting. Whether they are simply looking for a frightening ghost story or are more interested in the science behind ghost hunting, readers will not be able to put this gripping book down. In fact, they may even be inspired to take up ghosthunting themselves.

Historic Hotels of Texas

Author: Liz Carmack
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 1585446084
Format: PDF, ePub
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From rural towns to mid-size cities to urban metropolises and in every region of the state, more than sixty historic hotels welcome overnight lodgers in Texas. After traveling at least 20,000 miles to visit these unique accommodations first-hand, author Liz Carmack has written the essential guide for anyone looking for out-of-the-ordinary lodging or travel destinations. Historic Hotels of Texas includes detailed profiles of sixty-four hotels that are at least fifty years old, have been in operation as places of lodging for the majority of their existence, and are still open today. Ranging from stagecoach inns and railroad hotels to resort and community-built lodging, some facilities have retained the flavor of their origins; others have become sleek commercial establishments or have been transformed into trendy, boutique locations. Anticipating the diverse interests of travelers, Carmack offers advice in her introduction to help readers choose hotels according to taste and occasion. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, booking a fishing trip, planning a ghost hunting excursion, or going on a cycling tour, Historic Hotels of Texas offers the perfect lodging option to complement your interests. In her description for each hotel, Carmack includes fascinating historical nuggets and focuses on special characteristics that create the unique ambience so often found in these living tributes to the past. An “Essentials” sidebar includes contacts for reservations, room rates, payment methods, parking, and pet accommodations as well as details about amenities and facilities. The author notes the hotel’s historic registration status and also offers a tip or two from her experiences. Together, the information summaries and insider tips give readers the details they need to choose the hotels that best suit their tastes and to make the most of their visits. Historic Hotels of Texas is indispensable for travelers interested in both a good night’s sleep and the culture and history of the great state of Texas.