All Products
  • All Products
  • Upc/Cat
  • Movies/Tv
  • Actor
  • Studio
  • Title
  • Music
  • Album
  • Artist
  • Artist (Lp Only)
  • Label
  • Song
  • Classical
  • Album
  • Person
  • Work
Advanced Search
Current cart in use:
SHOPPING CART
Shopping Cart ( items)
Title Qty
your cart is empty
Checkout

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Studio

Decades

Color

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

In Search of History: Salem Witch Trials

In Search of History: Salem Witch Trials

[DVD]
Add to cart
DVD 
List Price: $9.98
Price: $5.45
You Save: $4.53 (45%)

Product Notes

For the incoming Puritan settlers 17th-century New England was a place filled with fear and uncertainty. It was an environment that-coupled with a backdrop of religious extremism-bred an anxiety so intense it ultimately turned deadly. As a result of the 1692 Salem witch trials 19 men and women were hanged and one man was "pressed" to death following the untenable accusations made by several young girls from the Massachusetts Bay Colony. When the hysteria finally subsided and new community leaders came into power apologies were made and in 1711 legislation was passed that offered some financial restitution to the families of the victims. This program brought to you by THE HISTORY CHANNEL provides a comprehensive account of the actual events and examines the possible causes behind this highly notorious and puzzlingly complex period in early American history. DVD Features: Interactive Menus; Scene Selection.

You May Also Like




Page 1 of

    Details

    Title: In Search of History: Salem Witch Trials
    Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
    Release Date: 4/26/2005
    Original Year: 2005
    Product Type: DVD
    Region: 0
    Rated: UNR
    Catalog #: 35309
    UPC: 733961719413
    Item #: ANE071941

    Technical Information

    Street Date: 4/26/2005
    Closed Caption: No
    Studio: A&E Home Video