Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Salem Witch Trials


Boyer, Paul and Stephen Nissenbaum. Salem Possessed: The Social Origins of Witchcraft. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press. 1974.

Salem-Village Witchcraft: A Documentary Record of Local Conflict in Colonial New England. Boston: Northeastern University Press. 1972.

Godbeer, Richard. The Devil's Dominion: Magic and Religion in Early New England. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. 1992.

Hill, Frances. The Salem Witch Trials Reader. Da Capo Books. 2000.

Mather, Cotton. Memorable Providences, Relating to Witchcrafts and Possessions. (1684).

Starkey, Marion Lena. The Devil in Massachusetts: A Modern Inquiry into the Salem Witch Trials. New York: Anchor Books. 1949.

University of Virginia. The 1692 Salem Witch Trials: Documentary Archive and Transcription Project. 2002.