Julianne Jennings
9/10/14

In 17th century colonial North America, the supernatural was considered part of everyday life; many people believed that Satan was present and active on Earth. This concept emerged in Europe around the fifteenth century and carried over the Atlantic by people sailing to North American shores....

Gale Courey Toensing
10/29/11
The epidemic of witchcraft hysteria which broke out in Salem, Massachusetts at the end of the 17 th century was as virulent as the scourge of smallpox that had decimated the Indige...