By Dee Morris

ISBN-10: 1540210766

ISBN-13: 9781540210760

ISBN-10: 1626195870

ISBN-13: 9781626195875

Spiritualism flourished in Boston from the 1st rumblings of the Civil struggle until eventually the early 20th century. various clairvoyants claimed to carry messages from past the grave at seances and public conferences. causes for trust have been diverse. prosperous John Wetherbee sought enterprise suggestion via supernatural skill. Psychic Fannie Conant attributed her restored healthiness to spirit intervention. Grieving theater supervisor Isaac B. wealthy desired to touch his deceased spouse. whereas many earnestly believed within the move, there have been those that took good thing about naive Bostonians. made up our minds to show charlatans, world-renowned magician Harry Houdini declared the well-known medium and Bostonian Mina "Margery" Crandon a pretend. subscribe to writer Dee Morris as she navigates the advanced historical past of Boston's spiritualist movement.

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