By K. David Goss
There are few episodes in American background as fascinating and debatable because the Salem Witch Trials. This paintings offers a revealing research of what it was once prefer to reside in Massachusetts in the course of that point, making a nuanced profile of recent England Puritans and their culture.
• Firsthand bills describing everyday life in late-17th-century Massachusetts
• A chronology tracing Massachusetts colonial background from its beginnings in 1620 to the period of the Salem Witch Trials
• Black-and-white illustrations drawn from archival and museum collections depicting members, areas, and occasions contemporaneous with the pains
• Maps of Massachusetts colony and Salem Village
• A word list of key words and words suitable to a examine of late-17th-century day-by-day life
• A accomplished, annotated bibliography of basic and secondary assets readers can use to extra discover the topic of everyday life in late-17th-century New England
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