Book: Cotton Mather and Salem Witchcraft
Author: William Frederick Poole





Cotton Mather and Salem Witchcraft By William Frederick Poole

Format: Free Scanned PDF
Pages (PDF): 68
Publication Date: 1869

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Summary:

Cotton Mather was a socially and politically influential New England Puritan minister, prolific author and pamphleteer. He was also, apparently, responsible for laying the very groundwork that inspired the Salem witch trials. This book examines those claims.