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Covington Branch LT 133.43 S333w 2015 (Text) 33126020417741 Large Type Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch LT 133.43 S333w 2015 (Text) 33126020417758 Large Type Nonfiction Available -
Wm. E. Durr Branch LT 133.43 S333w 2015 (Text) 33126020417733 Large Type Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0316387746
  • ISBN: 9780316387743
  • Physical Description: xxi, 789 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), color map on endpages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references and notes.
Formatted Contents Note: Cast of characters -- The diseases of astonishment -- That old deluder -- The working of wonders -- One of you is a devil -- The wizard -- A suburb of hell -- Now they say there is above seven hundred in all -- In these hellish meetings -- Our case is extraordinary -- Published to prevent false reports -- That dark and mysterious season -- A long train of miserable consequences.
Summary, etc.: The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Cleopatra analyzes the Salem Witch Trials to offer key insights into the role of women in its events while explaining how its tragedies became possible. It began in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister's daughter began to scream and convulse. It ended less than a year later, but not before 19 men and women had been hanged and an elderly man crushed to death.
Subject: Salem (Mass.) History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Trials (Witchcraft) Massachusetts Salem 17th century
Women Massachusetts Salem History 17th century
Witchcraft Massachusetts Salem History 17th century
Genre: Large type books.
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