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I Walk in Dread: The Diary of Deliverance Trembley, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials, Massachusetts Bay Colony, 1691 (Dear America

 
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I Walk in Dread: The Diary of Deliverance Trembley, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials, Massachusetts Bay Colony, 1691 (Dear America
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Release Date
October 01, 2004
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0439249732
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Deliverance Trembley lives in Salem Village, where she must take care of her sickly sister, Mem, and where she does her daily chores in fear of her cruel uncle's angry temper. But when four young girls from the village accuse some of the local women of being witches, Deliverance finds herself caught up in the ensuing drama of the trials. And life in Salem is never the same.

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a hunting tale from the salem which trails
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A hunted tale of history I love it
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This book is a great depiction of the Salem witch trail especially this one,It .just give an appreciation of the freedom I have today.
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Whacky people back then!
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Deliverance Trembly is a twelve year old girl who happens to live in Salem during the witch trials. In the story, you can tell how people gradually get suspicious of each other as the trials progress. It all starts when a few girls start to act strangely and accuse certain women of tormenting them in their "visions". It was all really riduculous back then. At one point, Deliverance's sister actually accuses her of being a witch. Read this book; it was kind of interesting.
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