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Lies in the dust : a tale of remorse from the Salem witch trials

Author: Jakob Crane; Timothy Decker
Publisher: Yarmouth Maine : Islandport Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Salem's dark days of 1692 and 1693, young girls pointed fingers and accused others of witchcraft, sentencing them to torture or even death. When the cloud lifted, and accusations were shown to be false, the girls faced little, if any, penalty. Were they sorry? No one knows. Only one girl, Ann Putnam, Jr., felt moved to show remorse publicly. Fourteen years after the trials, Ann wrote a letter of apology. This is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Historical fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
History
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jakob Crane; Timothy Decker
ISBN: 9781939017338 1939017335
OCLC Number: 869772730
Description: 122 pages : illustrations ; . ; 23 cm
Responsibility: written by Jakob Crane ; art by Timothy Decker.

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In Salem's dark days of 1692 and 1693, young girls pointed fingers and accused others of witchcraft, sentencing them to torture or even death. When the cloud lifted, and accusations were shown to be false, the girls faced little, if any, penalty. Were they sorry? No one knows. Only one girl, Ann Putnam, Jr., felt moved to show remorse publicly. Fourteen years after the trials, Ann wrote a letter of apology. This is her story.

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