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A fever in Salem

Laurie M. Carlson

A fever in Salem

a new interpretation of the New England witch trials

by Laurie M. Carlson

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Published by I.R. Dee in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Witchcraft -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century,
  • Epidemic encephalitis -- Massachusetts -- Salem -- History -- 17th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-188) and index

    StatementLaurie Winn Carlson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1576 .C37 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16948950M
    ISBN 101566632536
    LC Control Number99027520

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Jan 01,  · A Fever in Salem book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This new interpretation of the New England Witch Trials offers an i /5. Jul 22,  · A Fever in Salem: A New Interpretation of the New England Witch Trials [Laurie Winn Carlson] on neilsolomonhowe.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This new interpretation of the New England Witch Trials offers an innovative, well-grounded explanation of witchcraft's link to organic illness. While most historians have concentrated on the accused/5(9). Jul 22,  · A Fever in Salem: A New Interpretation of the New England Witch Trials - Kindle edition by Laurie Winn Carlson.

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Carlson, an independent scholar (and author of the children’s book Boss of the Plains,etc.), theorizes that the victims of what was supposed at the time to be witchcraft in Salem (and other witch hunts) were suffering from encephalitis lethargica, a disease first brought to wide public attention in Oliver Sacks’s neilsolomonhowe.com: Laurie Winn Carlson.

Buy A Fever in Salem - eBook at neilsolomonhowe.com This book refutes some of the early theories and makes a very strong case for encephalitis.

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Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book. Aug 21,  · In the late winter and early spring ofresidents of Salem Village, Massachusetts, began to suffer from strange physical and mental maladies.

The randomness of the victims, and unusual symptoms that were seldom duplicated, led residents to suspect an 1/5. Carlson, an independent scholar (and author of the children's book Boss of the Plains,etc.), theorizes that the victims of what was supposed at the time to be witchcraft in Salem (and other witch hunts) were suffering from encephalitis lethargica, a disease first brought to wide public attention in Oliver Sacks's neilsolomonhowe.com: Laurie Winn Carlson.

Aug 30,  · A Fever in Salem is a provocative reinterpretation of one of America’s strangest moments, and a refreshing departure from widely accepted Freudian explanations of witchcraft neilsolomonhowe.com Salem witch trials have made an indelible impression on our national conscience.

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This new interpretation of the New England Witch Trials offers an innovative, well-grounded explanation of witchcraft's Brand: Ivan R. Dee. Oct 28,  · Not every book about the Salem witch trials must be (or should be) an academic tome written for adults.

After all, most of us probably read Arthur Miller’s The Crucible—which uses the witch trials as a metaphor to comment on McCarthyism—in school. A Fever in Salem: A New Interpretation of the New England Witch Trials Author: Orrin Grey.

Jul 20,  · Book Summary: The title of this book is A Fever in Salem and it was written by Laurie Winn Carlson. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is Jul 20, and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Ivan R. Dee and has a total of pages in the neilsolomonhowe.com: Books shelved as salem-witch-trials: The Crucible by Arthur Miller, The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent, The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Kath.

Reading A Fever in Salem will hopefully pique the reader's interest in learning more about the Salem incident. Should that be the case, there is a wealth of fine historical literature, including the work of John Demos, Paul Boyer and Stephen Nissenbaum, Carol Karlsen, Elizabeth Reis and Peter Hoffer, among others, available to educate and /5(9).

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But what’s missing from A Fever in Salem is epidemiology. This is most evident in the “touch test” used to “prove” an accused was indeed a witch. An accuser would fall into a fit — and usually faint — at the mere sight of an accused witch. If the accuser revived at the touch of /5(3). Apr 07,  · afflicted were experiencing these symptoms due to bewitchment, but there may be other explanations.

For instance, Laurie Winn Carlson wrote a book, A fever in Salem, and argued that the girls may be haven suffering from Encephalitis Lethargica. This is an inflammation of the brain spread by insects and birds. Laurie Halse Anderson began work on Fever in after she came across an article in her local newspaper commemorating the epidemic that had devastated Philadelphia two centuries before.

The acclaimed author of Speak, which was a National Book Award Finalist, an ALA Michael L. Printz Honor book, and an ALA "Best Book for Young Adults," as well as several picture books, she lives in 4/5().

A Fever in Salem: A New Interpretation of the New England Witch Trials. Laurie Winn Carlson.Oct 27,  · Symptoms include fever, headaches, lethargy, double vision, abnormal eye movements, neck rigidity, behavioral changes, and tremors. In her book, A Fever in Salem, Laurie Winn Carlson argues that in the winter of and spring ofsome of the accusers exhibited these symptoms, and that a doctor had been called in to treat the girls.Aug 05,  · Fever (), suspense thriller released in Hindi language in theatre near you in Salem.

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