Escaping Salem

Author: Richard Godbeer
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195161297
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Describes the witch hunt that took place in Stamford, Connecticut, in 1692, detailing the story of Kate Branch, a seventeen-year-old afflicted by strange visions and given to wails of pain and fright, who accused several women of bewitching ...

Converging Worlds

Author: Louise A. Breen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136596747
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New York: New York University Press, 1996. Demos, John. The Enemy Within:
2,000 Years of Witch-Hunting in the Western World. New York: Viking, 2008. —.
Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture afEarly New England. New York:
Oxford University Press, 1982. Gaskill, Malcolm. Witchfinders. Cambridge, MA:
Harvard University Press, 2007. Godbeer, Richard. Escaping Salem: The Other
Witch Hunt of 1692. New narratives in American history. New York: Oxford
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Sexual Revolution In Early America

Author: Richard Godbeer
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801868009
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A narrative on the lesser-known sexual values and customs of colonial Americans repudiates conventional Puritanical stereotypes to profile the social, political, and legal dynamics that shaped two hundred years of sexual diversity, ...

The Specter Of Salem

Author: Gretchen A. Adams
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226005429
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Richard Godbeer, Escaping Salem: The Other Witch Hunt of 1692, New
Narratives in American History (New York: Oxford University Press, 2005), 129.
23. We can, of course (and historians have long done so), find in the personal
letters and diaries of the ministers involved a sense of their impressions of the
public temper from their own complaints about it. Here I am concerned with
determining how individuals within the wider community, especially accused
witches (or their families), ...

Fissures In The Rock

Author: Richard Archer
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 9781584650850
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A comprehensive examination of the diversity and unity of New England life in the 17th century.

Wild Men

Author: Douglas Cazaux Sackman
Publisher: New Narratives in American His
ISBN: 0195178521
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To Everything There Is A Season

Author: Allan M. Winkler
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199886660
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New Narratives in American History Series Editors James West Davidson
Michael B. Stoff Colonial Richard Godbeer Escaping Salem: The Other Witch
Hunt of 1692 Southern James E. Crisp William L. Barney Sleuthing the Alamo:
Davy Crockett's Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution The
Making of a Confederate: Walter Lenoir's Civil War Civil War and Reconstruction
John Hope Franklin and Loren Schweninger William L. Barney James West
Davidson In Search of ...

Puritans Among The Indians

Author: Alden T. Vaughan
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674044609
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Puritans among the Indians presents, in modern spelling, the best of the New England narratives.

Cry Liberty

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195386612
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Provides an account of the slave revolt along South Carolina's Stono River on September 9, 1739, the only notable rebellion to occur in British North America between the founding of Jamestown in 1607 and the start of the American Revolution ...