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by Stephen Currie

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ISBN:
0737710381
Author:
Stephen Currie
Category:
History
Language:
English
Publisher:
KidHaven Press; 1 edition (April 5, 2002)
Pages:
48 pages
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She admitted that she signed the book and said there were several other witches looking to destroy the Puritans.

More than 200 people were accused of practicing witchcraft-the Devil's magic-and 20 were executed. In this 1876 engraving Witchcraft at Salem Village, the central figure of the courtroom is usually identified as Mary Walcott. She admitted that she signed the book and said there were several other witches looking to destroy the Puritans. All three women were put in jail. With the seed of paranoia planted, a stream of accusations followed for the next few months.

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Suspicions of witches being involved in the behavior of the girls resulted in three women being arrested.

Many of the victims, comprising mostly women, were charged falsely of witchcraft. Most of the accused were cruelly tortured until they were forced to confess. Then they were imprisoned, banished, or were executed. Suspicions of witches being involved in the behavior of the girls resulted in three women being arrested. Around 150 people were charged and imprisoned.

Witch Child by Celia Rees. Witch Child tells the story of Mary, a young girl whisked away to the New World after watching her grandmother hang for witchcraft. But Mary is taken to Massachusetts, where the Witch Trails take place. The Heretic’s Daughter by Kathleen Kent. In the Heretic’s Daughter, Kent tells the story of Sarah Carrier, the daughter of a woman accused of witchcraft.

by. Currie, Stephen, 1960-. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Detroit : KidHaven Press, Thomson/Gale. Internet Archive Books. Gutierres on November 30, 2010. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata).

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An account of the seventeenth century witch scare in Salem, Massachusetts. The book discusses the whole story, from the first accusations to the release of the last prisoners from jail, with particular emphasis on the trials themselves and the individual people who were accused of witchcraft.