The witches Salem, 1692 /
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. The panic spread quickly, involving the most educated...
|Main Author:||Schiff, Stacy,|
New York :
Little, Brown and Company,
xiv, 498 pages, 16 pages unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
History of science, philosophy, and culture in Indian civilization. -- Volume IX, -- Colonial period.
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