3 edition of A history of the Salem (Ohio) Public Library found in the catalog.
A history of the Salem (Ohio) Public Library
Written in English
|Statement||by Helen H. Bone.|
|Series||Kentucky microcards -- 53.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 73 leaves|
|Number of Pages||73|
Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. History of Salem, N.H. Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. This acclaimed history illuminates the horrifying episode of Salem with visceral clarity, from those who fanned the crisis to satisfy personal vendettas to the four-year-old "witch" chained to a dank prison wall in darkness till she went mad. Antonia Fraser called it "a grisly read and an engrossing one."4/5(2).
Place Names of Salem County is a good tool for those investigating the History of Salem County as well as an interesting Introduction to that topic. Like almost all place name books it is possibly incomplete and on occasion irritatingly cryptic. Nevertheless, it is an indispensable guide to John Fenwick's county. The witch city of Salem has a rich history, from the infamous Salem Witch Trials to hordes of pirates taking over ports across decades. The harsh New England winters combined with the tragic real-life tales of the Salem Witch Trials created the perfect foundation for the best novels about Salem and the Salem Witch Trials. ~Crystal, Wandering Crystal.
Burns, who was the associate editor of book “Records of the Salem Witch-Hunt,” told HISTORY that of the nine original documents to have surfaced from Scott’s trial, two are in . History of Salem, Massachusetts. Salem, seat of Essex County, is located on the northeast coast of Massachusetts at the mouth of the Naumkeag River. It is best remembered for the witchcraft hysteria that gripped the area in the closing years of the 17th century. Salem was founded in by Roger Conant and a group of immigrants from Cape Ann.
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A history of Salem, a town in Rockingham County, southern New Hampshire, first settled in Originally published in by Rumford Printing Co., of Concord, N.H., this work covers New England's early history, outhern New Hampshire in particular, the topography of the town of Salem and its villages, and the story of the town's settlement and : Edgar Gilbert.
A History of Salem, Washington County, New York from to Prepared for publication in by a Group of Salem's Sons and Daughters, this book contains an abundance of historical : Hidden History of Salem Salem, nestled along the rocky coast A history of the Salem book Massachusetts, has long been synonymous with witches, despite efforts to emphasize other aspects of the city's rich history.
In this fascinating collection of stories, author Susanne Saville sheds light on the forgotten moments of this noteworthy New England community/5(3).
A fascinating book about Salem during the late s and early s. This book is not just about the rise of Spiritualism and the occult it also talks about the different religions that existed in Salem.
This book is packed full of history even though it is a fairly small book but well worth reading/5. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.
Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books eBook - FREE. Get this book in print Volume 1 of The History of Salem, Massachusetts, Sidney Perley: Author: Sidney Perley: Publisher: S. Perley, Original from: Indiana University: Digitized. There's more to Salem's history than witches.
Salem, nestled along the rocky coast of Massachusetts, has long been synonymous with witches. In this fascinating collection of stories, author Susanne Saville sheds light onto the forgotten moments of this noteworthy New England community/5.
The story of the Salem Witch Trials told through the lives of six women Six Women of Salem is the first work to use the lives of a select number of representative women as a microcosm to illuminate the larger crisis of the Salem witch trials.
By the end of the trials, beyond the twenty who were executed and the five who perished in prison, individuals had been accused, 74 had been Reviews: The infamous Salem witch trials were a series of prosecutions for witchcraft starting in in Salem Village, Massachusetts.
Learn about what led to. Salem State University has books, pamphlets, and online documents about this tragedy. - The Salem waterfront is designated a National Historic Site under the National Park Service.
- Bewitched ’s seventh season is filmed in Salem. The Salem witch trials occurred in colonial Massachusetts between and More than people were accused of practicing witchcraft—the Devil's magic—and 20 were : Jess Blumberg.
Salem Books seeks to enrich the lives of Christians and proclaim the Gospel of Jesus to the world through the written word. At Salem Books, we know the power and peace in God’s Word, and its ability to strengthen believers in their walk with Christ.
The Salem Witch Trials of are a case study in hysteria and group psychology, and the cultural effects still linger centuries later.
This critical study examines original trial transcripts, historical accounts, fiction and drama, film and television shows, and tourist sites in contemporary Salem, challenging the process of how history is collected and recorded/5.
I enjoyed the book in many ways, because it answered so many questions for me about Salem, things I already knew, but Mr. Baltrusis expanded on making the experience of getting to know the town of Salem, Massachusetts on a very personal and up close level. I am a fiction/mystery/history writer and this book filled the bill on all of s: Condition: BRAND NEW.
BRAND NEW Book on CD Rom - 3 Volumes, pp - Perley has compiled an extremely detailed account of the first ninety years of the history of Salem, Massachusetts, incorporating the contents of many original documents.
Calef wrote the book after a visit to Salem in the spring and summer ofduring which he witnessed and described many of the events of the trials, such as some of the executions.
In fact, Calef’s description of the execution site was one of many sources that later helped researchers identify Proctor’s Ledge as the site of the hangings. 1 thought on “ New Books on the Salem Witch Trials Published ” Pete Doms January 4, at pm. There is another great book about Salem that goes beyond the cities importance during the Witch Trials.
“Salem Secret Underground: The History of the Tunnels in the City” highlights the tunnels built by the Federalist to avoid paying Jefferson’s custom duties that was utilized by.
Salem, nestled along the rocky coast of Massachusetts, has long been synonymous with witches, despite efforts to emphasize other aspects of the city's rich history. In this fascinating collection of stories, author Susanne Saville sheds light on the forgotten moments of Brand: Arcadia Publishing SC.
The History of Salem, Massachusetts: Sidney Perley. Perley, - Massachusetts. 1 Review. User Review - Flag as inappropriate. This is an incredible set of books and would be an awesome addition to the Google Library in it's complete form if/or when it ever becomes available to them.
The Univ. of Virginia already has all 3 5/5(1). The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February and May More than two hundred people were accused. Thirty were found guilty, nineteen of whom were executed by hanging (fourteen women and five men).
One other man, Giles Corey, was pressed to death for refusing to plead, and at least five. A consistent theme by the accusers was that they refused to sign the book and refused to even touch the book. Other Accusers In March ofAbigail Williams, one of the accusers at the Salem witch trials, accused Rebecca Nurse of trying to force her (Abigail) to sign the devil's book.
Rev. Deodat Lawson, who had been the minister in Salem. About the Book. The Song of the Loom tells the story of the hoary tradition of textile weaving in southern India from the perspective of the weavers. It is, hence a narrative from.Shelves: childrens-literature, history, witches, new-england, picture-books, 17th-century, salem, from-shelfari, year-read stars This is a picture book for kids (it says ages ) that explains what happened in Salem, Mass.
in /5.Pageant of Salem for the benefit of the House of Seven Gables Settlement Association, Kernwood, Salem, Massachusetts. J 14, 16, and Director of the pageant: Margaret Maclaren Eager; historical censor: Sidney Perley. The pageant. accompanied by a large chorus of mixed voices and the Salem Cadet Band by Eager, Margaret MacLaren,House of Seven Gables Settlement .