Topic: The salem witch Hunt

Description

Why did the Salem witch hunts and trials take place in Salem in the late 1600s?

Please write an essay on this question using the book THE SALEM WITCH HUNT: A BRIEF HISTORY WITH DOCUMENTS.

You have to incorporate 8 or more primary source documents from the book as evidence. Cite the documents in your essay by the title and year of the documents and its page number ex:(John Hales account, 1702, pg. 15).

If you choose to draw upon the author’s interpretation of the witch hunts than cite the author’s last name and page number (Godbeer, pg.10).

Standard one-inch margin and 12 point in the essay.