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Salem witchcraft trials took place because of the sudden outbreak of witchcraft accusations in salem village and surrounding towns and villages. The salem witch trials page contains information and court transcripts dealing with the events and persons of this tragedy.
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The salem witch trials of 1692 were a dark time in american history more than 200 people were accused of practicing witchcraft and 20 were killed during the hysteria. The salem witch trials are one of the best known, most studied, and most important events in early american history the afflictions started in salem village (present.
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