Uncovering American History: A Primary Source Investigation of the Salem Witch Trials, 1st Edition

  • Zoe Lowery
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  • ISBN-10: 1499435142
  • ISBN-13: 9781499435146
  • DDC: 345.744
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

This detailed volume tells the dark story of the Salem witchcraft trials with a lively narrative and primary source documents, such as transcripts and letters, that highlight the tales and voices of both the victims and the perpetrators.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: A New Beginning Goes Wrong.
2: Fuel For a Family Feud.
3: Outrageous Accusations and Overflowing Prisons.
4: Accusations, Trials and Tests.
5: Toads, Tempers, and the Matter of the Mathers.
6: Pitiless Prisons and Punishments.
7: An End in Sight.
Timeline.
Primary Source Transcriptions.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: A New Beginning Goes Wrong.
2: Fuel For a Family Feud.
3: Outrageous Accusations and Overflowing Prisons.
4: Accusations, Trials and Tests.
5: Toads, Tempers, and the Matter of the Mathers.
6: Pitiless Prisons and Punishments.
7: An End in Sight.
Timeline.
Primary Source Transcriptions.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.