Here I am actually talking about ghosts! But make no mistake, Ghostland by Colin Dickey┬áis more than a compendium of ghost stories. Rather, Colin Dickey treats each of these tales as a case study for examining different types of hauntings, their origins and development. Most of all, he is interested in what these stories say about America’s relationship to its past.

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