Ghosts

Ghosts Author Raina Telgemeier
ISBN-10 9780545540674
Release 2016-09-13
Pages 256
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From Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Drama, and Sisters! Catrina and her family are moving to the coast of Northern California because her little sister, Maya, is sick. Cat isn't happy about leaving her friends for Bahía de la Luna, but Maya has cystic fibrosis and will benefit from the cool, salty air that blows in from the sea. As the girls explore their new home, a neighbor lets them in on a secret: There are ghosts in Bahía de la Luna. Maya is determined to meet one, but Cat wants nothing to do with them. As the time of year when ghosts reunite with their loved ones approaches, Cat must figure out how to put aside her fears for her sister's sake - and her own. Raina Telgemeier has masterfully created a moving and insightful story about the power of family and friendship, and how it gives us the courage to do what we never thought possible.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Raina Telgemeier
ISBN-10 0606391142
Release 2016-09-13
Pages 256
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Catrina and her family have moved to the coast of Northern California for the sake of her little sister, Maya, who has cystic fibrosis--and Cat is even less happy about the move when she is told that her new home is haunted, and Maya sets her heart on meeting a ghost.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Raina Telgemeier
ISBN-10 0545540623
Release 2016-09-13
Pages 256
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Catrina and her family have moved to the coast of Northern California for the sake of her little sister, Maya, who has cystic fibrosis--and Cat is even less happy about the move when she is told that her new home is haunted, and Maya sets her heart on meeting a ghost.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Adam Stone
ISBN-10 9781600145001
Release 2010-08-01
Pages 24
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"Engaging images accompany information about ghosts. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--Provided by publisher.



Nature s Ghosts

Nature s Ghosts Author Mark V. Barrow
ISBN-10 9780226038148
Release 2009-10-15
Pages 497
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Explores the early history of wildlife conservation in the United States, including early naturalists like John James Audubon and John Muir, and public reactions to such extinctions as the passenger pigeon.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Marc Tyler Nobleman
ISBN-10 1410925285
Release 2006
Pages 32
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Discusses different opinions and theories about ghosts and includes famous ghost stories.



Ghosts in the Middle Ages

Ghosts in the Middle Ages Author Jean-Claude Schmitt
ISBN-10 0226738884
Release 1999-12-01
Pages 298
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Using many different medieval texts, Schmitt examines medieval religious culture and the significance of the widespread belief in ghosts, asking who returned, to whom, from where, in what form, and why. Through this vivid study, we can see the ways in which the dead and the living related to each other. Schmitt focuses on everyday ghosts - recently departed ordinary people who were a part of the complex social world of the living. Schmitt argues that beliefs and the imaginary depend above all on the structures and functioning of society and culture, and he shows how the Christian culture of the Middle Ages enlarged the notion of ghosts and created many opportunities for the dead to appear. Schmitt also points out that the church happily proliferated ghost stories as a way to promote the liturgy of the dead, to develop pious sentiments among parishioners, and to solicit alms on behalf of a relative or friend's salvation.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Michael Martin
ISBN-10 073682717X
Release 2004-07-01
Pages 32
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Describes the mysterious world of ghosts, including different types, famous sightings, and how experts explain them.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Lisa Wade McCormick
ISBN-10 9781429623278
Release 2009-01-01
Pages 32
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"Presents the study of ghosts, including current theories and famous examples"--Provided by publisher.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Jacqueline Laks Gorman
ISBN-10 0836831993
Release 2002
Pages 24
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Introduces ghosts, describing what people believe about them and examples of sightings of different ghosts.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Henrik Ibsen
ISBN-10 0573609829
Release 1983
Pages 89
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Henrik Ibsen Translated by Christopher Hampton Full Length, Drama Characters: 3 male, 2 female Interior Set This riveting family drama is a classic of the modern theatre. Oswald Alving returns for the dedication of the orphanage to his father's memory and has a flirtation with the family maid who, it turns out, is his father's illegitimate daughter. As the long-supressed truths collide, the orphanage is destroyed by fire, the maid deserts the family in disgust when she learns her true parentage, and Mrs. Alving is left alone to care for her hopelessly insane son who has fallen prey to the social disease that killed his father. The role of Mrs. Alving, considered one of the greatest in the modern repertoire, has been played by Liv Ullman, Geraldine Page, Eva Le Galliene, Mrs. Fiske, Alla Nazimova and Eleonora Duse.



Ghosts of War in Vietnam

Ghosts of War in Vietnam Author Heonik Kwon
ISBN-10 9781139470575
Release 2008-03-06
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This book is a fascinating study of the Vietnamese experience and memory of the Vietnam War through the lens of popular imaginings about the wandering souls of the war dead. These ghosts of war play an important part in postwar Vietnamese historical narrative and imagination, and Heonik Kwon explores the intimate ritual ties with these unsettled identities which still survive in Vietnam today as well as the actions of those who hope to liberate these hidden but vital historical presences from their uprooted social existence. Taking a unique approach to the cultural history of war, he introduces gripping stories about spirits claiming social justice and about his own efforts to wrestle with the physical and spiritual presence of ghosts. Although these actions are fantastical, this book shows how examining their stories can illuminate critical issues of war and collective memory in Vietnam and the modern world more generally.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Lori Shores
ISBN-10 9781429639491
Release 2010-01-01
Pages 32
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"Labels common stories about ghosts as fact or fiction and teaches readers how to tell the difference between truth and rumors" --Provided by publisher.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Seymour Simon
ISBN-10 9781623340087
Release 2012-10-01
Pages 80
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Whether or not you believe in ghosts, you'll be spellbound by these nine supposedly true tales from the spirit world. Captivating creatures include the Horror of Berkeley Square, a demon that literally scares people to death, and White House specters of former presidents and first ladies. Suitable for readers of all ages. Narrated by Anthony Call (Star Trek, The Twilight Zone).



Ghosts of the Confederacy

Ghosts of the Confederacy Author Gaines M. Foster
ISBN-10 0195054202
Release 1988-11-24
Pages 306
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Examines how white southerners adjusted to the Confederacy's defeat in the Civil War, arguing that the southerners were realistic in accepting their defeat and eager to embrace the emerging New South



Ghosts

Ghosts Author César Aira
ISBN-10 9780811219815
Release 2009-02-24
Pages 144
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The most unsettling and stunning of Aira's short novels published by New Directions. "On a building site of a new, luxury apartment building, visitors looked up at the strange, irregular form of the water tank that crowned the edifice, and the big parabolic dish that would supply television images to all the floors. On the edge of the dish, a sharp metallic edge on which no bird would have dared to perch, three completely naked men were sitting, with their faces turned up to the midday sun; no one saw them, of course." — from Ghosts Ghosts is about a construction worker's family squatting on a building site. They all see large and handsome ghosts around their quarters, but the teenage daughter is the most curious. Her questions about them become more and more heartfelt until the story reaches a critical, chilling moment when the mother realizes that her daughter's life hangs in the balance.



Ghosts

Ghosts Author Hans Holzer
ISBN-10 9781453280690
Release 2012-09-25
Pages 768
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Renowned paranormal expert Hans Holzer’s groundbreaking look at ghosts—including haunted places, famous specters, psychic photography, and more Join paranormal expert and storyteller extraordinaire Hans Holzer as he explores ghostly manifestations of every variety and delves into the true nature of “the other side.” In this groundbreaking book—featuring eye-opening photographs of ghostly apparitions and visitations—Holzer presents hundreds of case histories, tips on interpreting sounds and other signals from the beyond, and more.