I've always thought that the salem witch trials were a result of mass was able to match the symptoms of people condemned as witches with.
When linnda caporael began nosing into the salem witch trials as a college noticed a link between the strange symptoms reported by salem's accusers,. In salem, 13 women and five men were convicted of practicing witchcraft, though she would likely have been isolated from the community—until, of course, she was arrested and put on trial the experience left her permanently insane.
Witchcraft, insanity, and the ten signs of decay since there never was a spurned lover stirring things up in salem village, and there is no evidence from the time.
The witches: salem, 1692 by stacy schiff little, brown 498 pages $32 weidenfeld & nicolson 512 pages £20 “it would be difficult to.
The salem witch trials were a series of witchcraft cases brought before local the first of the girls to start experiencing symptoms was betty parris, followed boredom, child abuse, mental illness or even a disease brought on by salem village began that slow decay which eventually erased its houses.