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Appalachia Mountain Folklore

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The mountains of the Appalachia abound with tales of ghosts and mysterious places. Covering 16 counties, 40 spine-tingling stories will have you traveling the roads and paths of those who have walked before you and listening to their sorrowful tales. Along the way, visit The Hanging Tree in Cabarrus County, Battle Mansion in Buncombe County, Green River Plantation in Ruthe ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published December 28th 2012 by Schiffer Publishing (first published November 28th 2012)
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Eric
This is a cool collection of old Appalachian folklore broken up by the counties that they were originally from. Pretty interesting stuff. Worth looking at, for sure.
Gail  Gentry
Dec 17, 2012 rated it it was amazing
I'm no stranger to the great fiction stories this author weaves, having read all his books, however this is my first time reading him as a non-fiction author. It's not easy when an author is use to writing one type of genre to switch to another without the writing being a little weak but I am happy to say this is not the case with Appalachia Mountain Folklore. You can read and feel the research that went into the stories. The pictures of the scenes, though not needed to visualize, aid in lending ...more
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Oct 30, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Rivers is a ghost hunter. His work is written in an engaging fashion peppered with tales of encountered spirits. Having traveled in the author’s subject area, there is an otherworldly nature to the Appalachia Mountain Range that sets it apart from other ranges like the Smokies and the Rockies. There’s a feeling of isolation and solitude and something else. That something else is an indefinable feeling of living history and Rivers’ conveys that sense to beautiful effect in Appalachia Mountain Fol ...more
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I write under my real name Micheal Baugham and use the pen name of Micheal Rivers for my fiction and non-fictional tales of the paranormal. My Cherokee heritage brings me to the spiritual nature of the world around us. Thirty years of experience investigating the
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