Mention the city of Boston and it conjures up stories of Americas glorious past. But theres so much more... \nBoston also has plenty of legends and ghost stories. Explore these tales in Bostons Haunted History. \nFrom war-torn lovers, to vengeful pirates, to wandering travelers, youll learn why Bostons history has never truly vanished. Youll read about Mary, the woman who risked death to stand up to the Puritans, and the ghostly tale of a soldier stoned in a prison -- a story that inspired famed storyteller Edgar Allan Poe.
Christopher Forest is a writer from Massachusetts. He has written books about the supernatural and local history for Schiffer Publishing, including Boston's Haunted History, North Shore Spirits of Massachusetts, and The Lost History of the North Shore.