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Horror in the heartland : strange and Gothic tales from the Midwest / Keven McQueen.

McQueen, Keven, (author.).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 398.2097 MCQ HOR (Text) 34207002109495 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Montezuma PL - Montezuma 398.2 MCQU (Text) 36754000302828 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown IN COL 398.2 MCQ (Text) 30034001295628 Indiana Collection Available -
  Donated by Indiana University - Herman B. Wells Alumni Club of Boone County.
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 133.1 MCQUEEN (Text) 33946003331472 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780253029041
  • ISBN: 025302904X
  • ISBN: 9780253028907
  • ISBN: 0253028906
  • Physical Description: viii, 240 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 1st [edition].
  • Publisher: Bloomington : An Imprint of Indiana University Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-240).
Formatted Contents Note:
Eerie Indiana -- Outlandish Illinois -- Odd Ohio -- Creepy Kansas -- Nightmarish Nebraska -- Unusual Iowa -- Macabre Minnesota -- Weird Wisconsin -- Mysterious Michigan.
Summary, etc.:
McQueen explores the historical horror-comedy and real-life surrealism of the American Midwest. There are tales of a booming grave-robbing industry in late 19th-century Indiana; a Michigan physician who left his estate to his pet monkeys; unexplained deaths, premature burials, peculiar wills, and other twisted yet intriguing insights into human nature and our history.
Subject: Haunted places > Middle West.
Ghosts > Middle West.
Curiosities and wonders > Middle West.
Middle West > Miscellanea.
Geheimnisvolle Stätte.
Mittlerer Westen.

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