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Salem Possessed by Paul S. Boyer
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Nov 24, 11

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Read from October 18 to 26, 2011 — I own a copy, read count: 1

This book opened my eyes to a new way of interpreting what the Salem witchcraft trials were about. Was it truly as is traditionally recorded an outbreak of witchcraft or was it something else? This is a great book. It read like a narrative. Some may think that this book drags but it is still a very interesting read.
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Sarah Risner Gilpin I love this book. I am reading it for school. Do you happen to know what the thesis sentence is in the book?


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