When you need to get the real story about some of history's most fascinating women, call Stacy Schiff. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's work includes Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) and Cleopatra: A Life. In her highly anticipated new book, The Witches: S
Hanged July 1692 photo by J. Mark Edmonds - Those familiar with the Salem witch trials of the late will recognize the name Sarah Good. This image was taken at the Witch Trial Memorial adjacent to the old "Burying Grounds" In Salem, MA.
In English immigrants William Towne and Joanna Blessing Towne settled their large family in Salem, Massachusetts, where three of their daughters would later be accused of witchcraft, and inspire the famous play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller.