The Devil in Massachusetts: a modern enquiry into the Salem witch trials

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Doubleday & Co., 1969 - History - 310 pages
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A great insight into the Salem witch trials. - Goodreads
I found this book really hard to read. - Goodreads
Well written and well researched. - Goodreads
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Be careful.
Although interesting and written in an engaging narrative style, Starkey is prone to many assumptions, uses a lot of emotional language, states her theories as fact and never cites
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Treat this as fiction based on fact, don't treat it as an authority on the subject.
 

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Starkey has successfully turned the events of the Salem Witch Trials into a compelling narrative, explaining not only the social reasons for the hysteria but also the personal, psychological ... Read full review

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Contents

Acknowledgments
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THE EASIEST ROOM IN HELL
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JL YOUNG PEOPLES CIRCLE
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Copyright

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