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Tituba of Salem Village

Author: Ann Petry
Publisher: New York : T.Y. Crowell, ©1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the slave Tituba and her husband, John Indian, from the day they were sold in Barbados until the tragic Salem witchcraft trials. In the Salem Village of 1692, superstition and hysteria peaked with the Salem witch trials. One of the first three "witches" condemned is Tituba, a slave from Barbados. "This restrained but dramatic narrative ... brings to life not only Tituba but also those around her, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Paranormal fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Petry, Ann, 1908-1997.
Tituba of Salem Village.
New York : T.Y. Crowell, ©1964
(OCoLC)987957302
Named Person: Tituba; Tituba; Tituba.
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Petry
ISBN: 069082677X 9780690826777
OCLC Number: 301846
Description: 254 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Ann Petry.

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The story of the slave Tituba and her husband, John Indian, from the day they were sold in Barbados until the tragic Salem witchcraft trials. In the Salem Village of 1692, superstition and hysteria peaked with the Salem witch trials. One of the first three "witches" condemned is Tituba, a slave from Barbados. "This restrained but dramatic narrative ... brings to life not only Tituba but also those around her, and shows how suspicion against her culminated in her arrest and trial."

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