The Resource Ghosts of St. Augustine, (electronic resource)

Ghosts of St. Augustine, (electronic resource)

Label
Ghosts of St. Augustine
Title
Ghosts of St. Augustine
Title variation
Ghosts of Saint Augustine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ghosts. Unearthly presences. Things that go bump in the night. St. Augustine, America's oldest city, has them all. The unique and often turbulent history of the Ancient City has spawned more than four hundred years' worth of shadowy figures of the dark hours. Come walk through misty, cobblestone streets, down shaded alleys, along the wall of the old stone fort. Smell the smoke of ancient fires, the musty corners of old houses, the garlic and olive oil of Majorcan kitchens. Listen to the tinkling of wine glasses long shattered, the strum of Spanish guitars long broken, and the laughter of a dozen foreign tongues long dead. Awaken to the midnight howling of the city's prowling cats; seek sleep between nightmares lulled by the lapping waters of the Matanzas Bay-named for the massacre of the French Huguenots by the Spanish here in 1565. Author Dave Lapham has collected twenty-four stories from St. Augustine's rich oral history into a light, yet sometimes hair-raising peek at the spooky side of the Oldest City
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1939-
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Lapham, Dave
Dewey number
398.2/09759/1805
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Ghost stories
  • Ghosts
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Ghosts of St. Augustine, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11629065
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11629065
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11629065
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Ghosts of St. Augustine, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11629065
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11629065
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11629065
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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