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Witchcraft of Salem Village (Reissue) (Paperback) (Shirley Jackson)

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Stories of magic, superstition, and witchcraft were strictly forbidden in the little town of Salem Village. But a group of young girls ignored those rules, spellbound by the tales told by a woman named Tituba. When questioned about their activities, the terrified girls set off a whirlwind of controversy as they accused townsperson after townsperson of being witches. Author Shirley Jackson examines in careful detail this horrifying true story of accusations, trials, and executions that shook a community to its foundations.
Stories of magic, superstition, and witchcraft were strictly forbidden in the little town of Salem Village. But a group of young girls ignored those rules, spellbound by the tales told by a woman named Tituba.  When questioned about their activities, the terrified girls set off a whirlwind of controversy as they accused townsperson after townsperson of being witches. Author Shirley Jackson examines in careful detail this horrifying true story of accusations, trials, and executions that shook a community to its foundations.  
Edition: Reissue
Number of Pages: 146
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: Landmark Books
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Shirley Jackson
Language: English
Street Date: June 1, 1987
TCIN: 12713896
UPC: 9780394891767
Item Number (DPCI): 248-48-8940
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