The Salem Witch Trials Reader (Google eBook)

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Da Capo Press, Jun 1, 2009 - History - 440 pages
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For those fascinated by the Salem witch trials, this is compelling reading and the sourcebook.


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The Salem witch trials reader

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Documentary collections provide startling insights into historical events and issues because they transmit tone and texture through the words of the participants. This collection on the Salem witch ... Read full review

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User Review  - Katrina Bergherm - Goodreads

Lots of excerpts from items published during the time of the trials, made it hard to read. I was hoping for more of a narrative telling of events. Read full review


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About the author (2009)

Frances Hill is an accomplished journalist and novelist whose previous book on the Salem witch trials, A Delusion of Satan, was called "carefully researched and compelling" by Karen Armstrong, the author of A History of God. She lives in London.