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A Fever in Salem

A New Interpretation Of The New England Witch Trials

By Laurie M. Carlson, 1952-

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Publish Date

1999

ISBN

1566632536


Format: Book
Author: Carlson, Laurie M., 1952-
Title: A fever in Salem : a new interpretation of the New England witch trials / Laurie Winn Carlson.
Publisher Date: Chicago : I.R. Dee, 1999.
Subject: Witchcraft -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century Epidemic encephalitis -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century.
Isbn: 1566632536 (alk. paper)
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Format: Book
Author: Carlson, Laurie M., 1952-
Title: A fever in Salem : a new interpretation of the New England witch trials / Laurie Winn Carlson.
Publisher, Date: Chicago : I.R. Dee, 1999.
Description: xvi, 197 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects: Witchcraft -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century
Subjects: Epidemic encephalitis -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-188) and index.
Contents: The witch craze in Seventeenth-century New England -- The afflicted -- The response -- Mental illness and the persecution of witches -- The forgotten epidemic -- What happened at Salem? -- Alternative outcomes -- Could encephalitis lethargica return? -- Satanic possession and Christian beliefs.
LCCN: 99027520
ISBN: 1566632536 (alk. paper)
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Call Number: 133.43 Car