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Witches! : the absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem, Rosalyn Schanzer

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Witches! : the absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem
Title
Witches!
Title remainder
the absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem
Statement of responsibility
Rosalyn Schanzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated history of the witch hunts that took place in colonial-era Salem, Massachusetts, featuring primary source accounts, and describing the victims, accused witches, corrupt officials, and impact of the events on society
Summary
Shares the story of the victims, accused witches, corrupt officials, and mass hysteria that turned a mysterious illness affecting two children in Salem Village, Massachusetts, into a witch hunt that took more than a dozen lives and ruined hundreds more
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
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10044728
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
133.43097445
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem
Label
Witches! : the absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem, Rosalyn Schanzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 132-141) and index
Contents
Wherein the stage is set -- A dire diagnosis -- Let the grilling begin -- Witch hunt! -- A torrent of evil -- The king of hell -- Oyer & terminer -- The end is near -- The end is here -- What happened next
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9781426308703
Lccn
2011012989
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Witches! : the absolutely true tale of disaster in Salem, Rosalyn Schanzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 132-141) and index
Contents
Wherein the stage is set -- A dire diagnosis -- Let the grilling begin -- Witch hunt! -- A torrent of evil -- The king of hell -- Oyer & terminer -- The end is near -- The end is here -- What happened next
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9781426308703
Lccn
2011012989
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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