Ghost Towns of Kansas

Ghost Towns of Kansas : Volume Three

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This is the third volume in the original Ghost Towns of Kansas series. Originally published in 1982, this 28th anniversary reissue documents the histories of a hundred exciting Kansas ghost towns that grew, prospered, and died across the state. These hundred ghost town histories are organized by topic, such as boom towns, mining towns, free state/ pro-slavery towns, county seat towns, and railroad towns. This series won numerous awards and accolades, including several news emmys. This third volume has been lovingly edited and restored with a new foreword by the author.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 642 pages
  • 178 x 254 x 33mm | 1,098g
  • North Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • Anniversary
  • 1450556523
  • 9781450556521

About Daniel C Fitzgerald

Daniel C. Fitzgerald is a Kansas historian and columnist best known as the author of a six volume set on Kansas ghost towns. The first volume was released in 1976, and the last volume was just released in 2009. He is also the author of a very successful history of Kansas tornadoes, entitled Sound and Fury. His ghost towns series has won numerous awards and one of his towns, Neosho Falls, was the subject of a rock album by the band Kansas. Fitzgerald, a Kansas native, currently resides in Palm Harbor, Florida.
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