The fear of premature burial or being buried alive was an obsession in the 19th century. Read about the craze and three real-life “buried alive” cases.
Doug MacGowan lives on the San Francisco peninsula with his wife, a dog, and far too many cats. He has published five books on the topic of historic true crime. In his free time he enjoys reading.
Helen Duncan may have slipped into obscurity if not for a seemingly spectacular paranormal event and incarceration for witchcraft. Was she a genuine medium?