Salem Witch Trials
Read Online

Salem Witch Trials

  • 351 Want to read
  • ·
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Bt Bound .
Written in English


  • History - United States/General,
  • Law & Crime,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • 17th century,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Salem,
  • Trials (Witchcraft),
  • Witchcraft,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9323767M
ISBN 10061357379X
ISBN 109780613573795

Download Salem Witch Trials


Hi! I recently completed a book called Suffer a Witch about the Salem Witches living in modern day Boston. In the process of writing this book, I read every single book published about the Salem Witches, including the translation of the original d. Wicked Girls is a book about the Salem Witch Trials that follows Ann Putnam, Mercy Lewis, and Margaret Walcott–all of whom live in Salem, MA in Each of the girls plays a critical role in the witch hysteria. Like many YA Salem Witch Trial books, sometimes it might be too late to tell the truth. Plus, those consequences are just as. The execution of 20 people accused of witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts, in continues to haunt Americans and perplex historians today. The selections in this book offer a variety of perspectives on the Salem witch crisis. The Story of the Salem Witch Trials: "we walked in clouds and could not see our way" by Bryan F. Le Beau The Crucible by Arthur Miller The Salem World of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Margaret B. Moore Witches and Historians: Interpretations of Salem. published by R. E. Krieger Pub. Co., Huntington, NY Videos and DVDs. Salem Witch Trials - The.

The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February and May The trials resulted in the executions of 20 people, most of them women, and most by hanging. 12 other women had previously been executed in Massachusetts and Connecticut during the 17th century.. Despite . I love historical fiction and find the Salem Witch Trials to be rather fascinating. This book was also made into a CBS miniseries a number of years ago. I figured this would be an entertaining read. I was wrong. The story of the witch hunt is there (and accurate as far as I know) but the book itself was a bit on the boring side/5. Salem witch trials (–93), a series of investigations and persecutions that caused 19 convicted ‘witches’ to be hanged and many other suspects to be imprisoned in Salem Village in the Massachusetts Bay Colony. They were part of a long story of witch hunts that began in Europe in the 14th century.   The infamous Salem witch trials were a series of prosecutions for witchcraft starting in in Salem Village, Massachusetts. Learn about what led to the allegations and the hundreds of people.

In Arthur Miller 's play, The Crucible, a fictionalized story of the Salem witch trials, Abigail Williams is the name of a character whose age in the play is raised a full five or six years, to and she is motivated by a desire to be in a relationship with John Proctor, a married farmer with whom she had previously had an affair. In Home town: Salem, Massachusetts.   The Salem witch trials took place between February of and May of Over men and women were accused of practicing witchcraft in the Salem village and the surrounding villages. At the end of the trial, 19 people were executed while other died in prison waiting for their trial or : Picesgirl. return to updates The Salem Witch Trials WERE FAKED by Miles Mathis First published Octo As usual, this is just my opinion, based on my personal reading of the facts given to us. As my best readers will remember, I suggestedin a recent paper that the famous witch trials of history may have been faked as cover for Intelligence Size: KB.   What Were the Salem Witch Trials? In the winter of , trouble came to the village of Salem in the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Witch trouble! Suddenly, two girls got a strange illness. Their bodies twitched and shuddered. They spoke nonsense and seemed to be choking. They said they were being pinched and poked by something invisible/5(4).