Haunted Waters: More True Ghost Stories of Newfoundland and Labrador by Dale JarvisHaunted Waters: More True Ghost Stories of Newfoundland and Labrador by Dale Jarvis

Haunted Waters: More True Ghost Stories of Newfoundland and Labrador

byDale Jarvis

Paperback | July 5, 2010

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From an encounter with a shrieking horror on Signal Hill, <_st13a_city _w3a_st="on">St. John's, to the legend of the headless pirate of <_st13a_placename _w3a_st="on">Red <_st13a_placetype _w3a_st="on">Bay, <_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Labrador, folklorist Dale Jarvis conjures up stories of white horses, men in black, haunted punts, vanishing boats, and things that go bump in the basement.

With its tales of premonitions of death, eerie phantoms, and strange creatures, <_st13a_state _w3a_st="on">Newfoundland and <_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Labrador is truly a haunted place. Beware, gentle reader! The unquiet spirits of dogs, wolves, little girls, ships, and soldiers drift through these pages. You may even run into the Old Hag herself, <_st13a_state _w3a_st="on">Newfoundland and <_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Labrador's most infamous nighttime visitor.

Blending local history, folklore, eyewitness interviews, and archival research, Haunted Waters is the latest collection of ghostly tales from one of <_st13a_place _w3a_st="on"><_st13a_country-region _w3a_st="on">Canada's finest, and creepiest, storytellers.<_o3a_p>

Dale Jarvis works as the Intangible Cultural Heritage Development Officer for the Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador, helping communities to safeguard traditional culture, the first full-time provincially funded folklorist position in Canada. Dale holds a B.Sc. in anthropology/archaeology from Trent University, and a M.A....
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Title:Haunted Waters: More True Ghost Stories of Newfoundland and LabradorFormat:PaperbackDimensions:170 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.56 inPublished:July 5, 2010Publisher:Flanker PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1897317794

ISBN - 13:9781897317792

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