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Skeletons In The Closet: What Ghost Stories Reveal About America's Past

October 12th, 2016

Episode 533 of 550 episodes

Why are so many ghosts unmarried women? And why doesn't Richmond, Va., have ghost stories about slavery? Writer Colin Dickey explores all that and more in a new book called Ghostland.

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