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

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Doubleday, 1969 - History - 310 pages
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A history and psychological interpretation of Salem witchcraft in 1692

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Review: The Devil in Massachusetts: A Modern Enquiry Into the Salem Witch Trials

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Although I don't agree with Starkey on many points, The Devil in Massachusetts makes a good point at which to begin one's reading about Salem. It is interested in forming a narrative of the witch ... Read full review

Review: The Devil in Massachusetts: A Modern Enquiry Into the Salem Witch Trials

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This book was pretty good. It is a good example of two phenomenon that we still experience in America - Religious Fanaticism and Mass Hysteria. The rise of fundamentalism in the later part of the 20th ... Read full review

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Acknowledgments
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THE EASIEST BOOM IN HELL
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vn john Procters jade
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Copyright

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