Explore the supernatural history of Maryland through ghost stories and legends, and discover why the state may be one of the most haunted in America. Learn how a woman, killed by an oil lamp, locked the parlor doors of her house from her coffin. Play cards with the devil in a home where a ghost led a player to a hidden gold chain. See the impression left in a bed at the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd house and discover what person of infamy may have left it. Solve the mystery of the ghost of a headless peddler that kept pointing a stick at the ground, and read about the testimony of a ghost used in court. These and other stories form a comprehensive collection of ghosts in Maryland, including details unearthed for the first time in decades!
Mike Ricksecker is author of the historic paranormal books Ghosts of Maryland and Ghosts and Legends of Oklahoma. He has appeared on multiple television programs as a paranormal historian, including Animal Planets The Haunted and Bio Channels My Ghost Story, and produces his own Internet shows Ghosts and Legends and Paranormal Roads.