9780871089137

Something in the Wind: Spirits, Spooks and Sprites of the San Juans

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  • ISBN13:

    9780871089137

  • ISBN10:

    0871089130

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2001-04-01
  • Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
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Summary

Be introduced to the old-timers of the San Juan region--"miners, barmaids, and men in search of fortune--"who have been around at least since the Gold Rush and are still going about thier business.

Table of Contents

Illustrations
ix
Acknowledgments xiii
Preface xv
Introduction: Something in the Wind xxi
The Gaping Grave
Haunted Cemeteries & Lonely Burial Sites
1(12)
Music in the Mountains
The Strange Phenomenon of Ghostly Music Across the San Juan
13(20)
The Unholy Throng
Spirits Full of Savage Rage & Sites Where Anger is Palpable
33(12)
Waiting for the Stage
Haunted Wagons & Ghostly Coaches
45(8)
An Open Door
Spooks in Barns, Boardinghouses, Saloons, Courthouses, & Outhouses
53(16)
The Swinging Lantern
Wraiths of the Rails
69(8)
Demons and Darkness
Entities Born of Darkness From Beyond The Realm of Nature
77(16)
The Shadow of the Rope
Hauntings Produced
93(12)
Mob Justice
In the Bowels of the Earth
Spirits of Mining Men
105(22)
Dead Frog Walking
Animal Spooks and Poultry Ghosts
127(14)
A Gold Spot in the Corner
Ethereal Guests Who Refuse to Check Out of Hotels
141(12)
Guardians of the Ancient Way
Entities of the Ute, Dinesh, & Ancient Puebloan Tribes
153(10)
Women of the Wind
Elementals, Witches, & Banshees
163(12)
Bibliography 175

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