New PDF release: Badger Boneyards: The Eternal Rest of the Story

By Dennis McCann

The our bodies are buried, however the tales are usually not. From the ornate tombs of Milwaukee beer barons to displaced Chippewa graves and miniscule family members plots, Badger Boneyards: The everlasting remainder of the Story finds the tales of Wisconsin. soccer nice John Heisman is buried right here, as is the state's smallest guy, a girl whose tombstone names her assassin, and the boy who wouldn't inform a lie and paid the price.

 

Even in a graveyard, peace proves tough to return via: Wisconsin's local American tribes have fought for undisturbed grounds and correct burial. A patch of Belgian graves now is living underneath a car park whereas the headstones cluster close by, and the population of a Bayfield cemetery have been unearthed via a raging flood. occasionally the useless are recalled with just a first identify, and occasionally no identify in any respect. Following the clues in guidance from readers, strange epitaphs, and well-worn stones, Dennis McCann reveals the depression, the funny, the tragic, and the common in Wisconsin's towns of the dead.

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