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Salem Possessed

The Social Origins of Witchcraft

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$31.50 • £25.95 • €28.50

ISBN 9780674785267

Publication Date: 01/01/1976


256 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

9 charts, 7 maps


  • Preface
  • Salem Village in the Seventeenth Century: A Chronology
  • Abbreviations Used in the Notes
  • Prologue: What Happened in 1692
  • 1. 1692: Some New Perspectives
  • 2. In Quest of Community, 1639–1687
  • 3. Afflicted Village, 1688–1697
  • 4. Salem Town and Salem Village: The Dynamics

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