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Salem witch trials

Author: Rob BlumensteinDavid AckroydWeller/Grossman Productions.History Channel (Television network)Arts and Entertainment Network.All authors
Publisher: New York : A & E Television Networks : Distributed in the US by New Video Group, [2005]
Series: In search of history series.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1693, the village of Salem, Massachusetts was overcome with superstitious hysteria. At the peak of the madness someone hundred fifty people, male and female, were accused of being witches. Twenty of them were executed.
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Genre/Form: Historical films
DVD-Video discs
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Blumenstein; David Ackroyd; Weller/Grossman Productions.; History Channel (Television network); Arts and Entertainment Network.; New Video Group.
ISBN: 0767080696 9780767080699
OCLC Number: 60458885
Language Note: Soundtrack in English.
Notes: Episode title from menu screen.
Originally produced as an episode of the television program In search of history in 1998.
Credits: Editor, George Stamer; original music composed by Michael Andreas ; narrator, David Ackroyd ; camera, Andy Allman, Sean Faiburn, Matt Harris.
Performer(s): Narrator, David Ackroyd.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo.
Contents: Views on witchcraft --
The Puritans --
Timeline --
The trial --
The devil's book --
Sentenced to death.
Series Title: In search of history series.
Other Titles: In search of history (Television program)
Responsibility: coordinating producer/writer Rob Blumenstein ; produced by Weller/Grossman Productions for the History Channel.

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In 1693, the village of Salem, Massachusetts was overcome with superstitious hysteria. At the peak of the madness someone hundred fifty people, male and female, were accused of being witches. Twenty of them were executed.

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