Graduating Seniors! Keep your Public Library account past July 2018 and get a new Library Card delivered to your home. Go to My Account > Account Settings and update your contact information and holds pickup branch.

The witches: Salem, 1692

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(3)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(2)
Author:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Cleopatra," the #1 national bestseller, unpacks the mystery of the Salem Witch Trials.

It began in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister s daughter began to scream and convulse. It ended less than a year later, but not before nineteen men and women had been hanged and an eighty-year-old man crushed to death.

The panic spread quickly, involving the most educated men and prominent politicians in the colony. Neighbors accused neighbors, parents and children each other. Aside from suffrage, the Salem Witch Trials represent the only moment when women played the central role in American history. In curious ways, the trials would shape the future republic.

As psychologically thrilling as it is historically seminal, "The Witches" is Stacy Schiff s account of this fantastical story the first great American mystery unveiled fully for the first time by one of our most acclaimed historians."

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780316200608
9781611137156
9780316365819
9780316387743
9781478936008
9781478908241
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 4de0355e-2062-c90f-c4b0-a5416fcbf9a4
Full title witches salem 1692
Author schiff stacy
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-26 08:23:30AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 08:25:07AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Foss, Eliza,, Foss, Eliza.
author Stacy Schiff
author2-role Findaway World, LLC., Foss, Eliza,narrator., Foss, Eliza., Playaway Digital Audio.
author_display Schiff, Stacy
available_at_school Nashville School of the Arts
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Non-Fiction
display_description The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Cleopatra analyzes the Salem Witch Trials to offer key insights into the role of women in its events while explaining how its tragedies became possible.
format_category_school Audio Books, Books, eBook
format_school Book, CD audio book, Large Print, Playaway, eAudiobook, eBook
id 4de0355e-2062-c90f-c4b0-a5416fcbf9a4
isbn 9780316200608, 9780316365819, 9780316387743, 9781478908241, 9781478936008, 9781611137156
item_details ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973874|Green Hills - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973882|Hermitage - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||HM||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973890|Inglewood - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||IN||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973916|Richland Park - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Hold Shelf||RP||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192049800232|Bellevue - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047717834|Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975895|Bellevue - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975903|Donelson - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||DO||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975929|Edmondson Pike - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975945|Hermitage - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Hold Shelf||HM||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975960|Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975978|Richland Park - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||RP||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048122976|East - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||EA||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048122984|Goodlettsville - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GO||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048122992|Inglewood - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||IN||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048123008|Looby - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||LO||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048123016|Old Hickory - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||OH||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048123024|Thompson Lane - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||TL||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048159945|Hadley Park - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||HP||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048159952|Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048159960|North - Adult Non-Fiction|345.744 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||NO||, ils:CARL0000470660|QQ00214079|Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Non-Fiction|345.74 SCH|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||62242||, ils:CARL0000471471|35192048057743|Donelson - Adult Audiobook|PLAYAWAY 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||DO||, ils:CARL0000471471|35192048057750|East - Adult Audiobook|PLAYAWAY 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||On Hold Shelf||EA||, ils:CARL0000471471|35192048057776|Thompson Lane - Adult Audiobook|PLAYAWAY 133.43 S333w|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||TL||, ils:CARL0000476891|35192048107415|Main Library - Adult Large Print|345.744 S333w Large Type|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, ils:CARL0000476891|35192048107423|Richland Park - Adult Large Print|345.744 S333w Large Type|||1|false|false|||||On Hold Shelf||RP||, overdrive:56ac0b39-9078-4c1d-9b02-76681a7303a7|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|15|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Available Online||||, overdrive:bbcfe7c2-8b0f-456a-8d54-7b3f043b004f|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|4|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Checked Out||||
itype_school , Book, CD audio book, Large Print Book, Playaway
last_indexed 2018-05-26T13:25:07.548Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 345.74 SCH
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Nashville School of the Arts
primary_isbn 9780316200608
publishDate 2015
record_details ils:CARL0000470252|CD audio book|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Hachette Audio,|2015.|15 sound discs (1080 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in., ils:CARL0000470660|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Little, Brown and Company,|2015.|xiv, 498 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits, facsimiles ; 25 cm., ils:CARL0000471471|Playaway|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Findaway World, LLC,|[2015]|1 audio media player (18 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in., ils:CARL0000476891|Large Print|Books|Large print edition.|English|Little, Brown and Company,|2015.|xxi, 789 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), color map on endpages ; 25 cm., overdrive:56ac0b39-9078-4c1d-9b02-76681a7303a7|eBook|eBook||English|Little, Brown and Company|2015|, overdrive:bbcfe7c2-8b0f-456a-8d54-7b3f043b004f|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Audio, Inc.|2015|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973874|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973882|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973890|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192047973916|Currently Unavailable|On Hold Shelf|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470252|35192049800232|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047717834|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975895|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975903|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975929|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975945|Currently Unavailable|On Hold Shelf|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975960|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192047975978|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048122976|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048122984|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048122992|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048123008|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048123016|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048123024|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048159945|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048159952|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|35192048159960|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000470660|QQ00214079|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000471471|35192048057743|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000471471|35192048057750|Currently Unavailable|On Hold Shelf|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000471471|35192048057776|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000476891|35192048107415|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000476891|35192048107423|Currently Unavailable|On Hold Shelf|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, overdrive:56ac0b39-9078-4c1d-9b02-76681a7303a7|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, overdrive:bbcfe7c2-8b0f-456a-8d54-7b3f043b004f|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet Audiobooks, Large type books, Salem (Mass.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775, Trials (Witchcraft) -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- 17th century, Witchcraft -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century, Women -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century
title_display The witches : Salem, 1692
title_full The Witches Salem, 1692, The witches : Salem, 1692 / Stacy Schiff, The witches [sound recording] : Salem, 1692 / Stacy Schiff, The witches [text (large print)] : Salem, 1692 / Stacy Schiff
title_short The witches :
title_sub Salem, 1692
topic_facet Audiobooks, History, Large type books, Nonfiction, Trials (Witchcraft), Witchcraft, Women