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The Resource Witch-hunt : mysteries of the Salem witch trials, Marc Aronson

Witch-hunt : mysteries of the Salem witch trials, Marc Aronson

Label
Witch-hunt : mysteries of the Salem witch trials
Title
Witch-hunt
Title remainder
mysteries of the Salem witch trials
Statement of responsibility
Marc Aronson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What happened in Salem? Sifting through the facts, myths, half-truths, misinterpretations and theories the book presents a vivid narrative of one of the mysteries of American history
Summary
Sifting through the facts, myths, and half-truths surrounding the 1692 witch trials in Salem, Massachusetts, a historian draws on primary sources to explore the events of that time
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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181465
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
133.4/3/097445
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 12 up
LC call number
KFM2478.8.W5
LC item number
A76 2003
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1180
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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mysteries of the Salem witch trials
Label
Witch-hunt : mysteries of the Salem witch trials, Marc Aronson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-260) and index
Contents
Of dark forests and midnight thoughts -- Boston, 1688 : the possession of the Goodwin children -- Two Salem families, 1641-1692 -- Two mysteries -- The mysteries end and the hearings begin -- The accuser: Ann Putnam, Jr. -- The one and the many -- From hearings to trials -- The man in black -- Choosing death with a quiet conscience -- That no more innocent blood be shed -- A great delusion of Satan
Control code
2328597
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 272 p.
Isbn
9780689848643
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2002152768
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51059180
Label
Witch-hunt : mysteries of the Salem witch trials, Marc Aronson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-260) and index
Contents
Of dark forests and midnight thoughts -- Boston, 1688 : the possession of the Goodwin children -- Two Salem families, 1641-1692 -- Two mysteries -- The mysteries end and the hearings begin -- The accuser: Ann Putnam, Jr. -- The one and the many -- From hearings to trials -- The man in black -- Choosing death with a quiet conscience -- That no more innocent blood be shed -- A great delusion of Satan
Control code
2328597
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 272 p.
Isbn
9780689848643
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2002152768
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51059180

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