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Author Stern, Steven L.

Title Witchcraft in Salem / by Steven L. Stern.

Imprint New York : Bearport Pub., c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Non-Fiction  133.4 STERN    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.
Series HorrorScapes
Note Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Contents The nightmare begins - A difficult time - Forbidden games - The evil spreads - Witches in Salem - The hearings begin - A death sentence - Witches on trial - Hanging the witches - The witch hunt ends - After the trials - Why did it happen? - Salem : then and now.
Summary Featuring a "Then and Now" section of information, this book describes the hangings and a death by pressed stones in the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
770 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades RL 4.9 0.5 quiz: 139269
Reading Counts RC 3-5 RL 4.70 3 quiz: 51056
Subject Trials (Witchcraft) -- Salem (Mass.) -- History.
Witchcraft -- Salem (Mass.) -- History.
Salem (Mass.) -- History.
United States -- History -- 1600-1775, Colonial period.
ISBN 1936088002 (lib.)

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