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Witch-hunt

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A witch-hunt is a search for people labelled "witches" or evidence of witchcraft, often involving moral panic or mass hysteria. The classical period of witchhunts in  ...

Salem Witch Trials - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Salem Witch Trials, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

The Witch Hunts, The Burning Times

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It was the 300 year period of witch-hunting from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century, what R.H. Robbins called "the shocking nightmare, the foulest crime and  ...

Explanation of Events for the Timeline of the Witch Hunts

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Apr 15, 2009 ... This list includes a selection of events, people, books and more directly and indirectly related to the Witch Hunts. Some descriptions have links ...

The European Witch Hunts

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A FEW centuries ago in Europe, the fear of witchcraft led to witch hunts and executions. These occurred largely in France, Germany, northern Italy, Switzerland, ...

A History of Witchcraft Persecutions

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Scotland's witch-hunting had its origins in the marriage of King James to Princess Anne of Denmark. Anne's voyage to Scotland for the wedding met with a bad ...

The Salem Times 1693 “Salem Times Every Time”

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During the hunt, a procedure for accusing and trying suspected witches was developed. ... The Grand Jury was not a formal court but it served a similar purpose.

The Trials - Salem Witch Museum

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The Museum's summer hours are 10:00 am to 7:00 pm through Labor Day. From September 6 through October 7 we will be open until 5:00 pm. Click October for ...

Witchcraft in Salem [ushistory.org]

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Three townspeople, including Tituba, were named as witches. The famous Salem witchcraft trials began as the girls began to name more and more community ...

The Salem Witch Trials - National Geographic Kids

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A witch craze swept the small Puritan community of Salem Village, Massachusetts in 1692. It began when a group of girls gathered in the evenings in the home ...

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Salem Witch Hunt begins - Mar 01, 1692 - HISTORY.com

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In Salem Village in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne , and Tituba, an Indian slave from Barbados, are charged with the illegal ...

Theories of Origins about Witch Hunts - King's College

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Oct 31, 2001 ... The "theories" for the causes of the Witch Hunts listed below are drawn from what various historians have suggested. They are called theories, ...

A Brief History of the Salem Witch Trials | History | Smithsonian

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Oct 23, 2007 ... The Salem witch trials occurred in colonial Massachusetts between 1692 and 1693. More than 200 people were accused of practicing ...