The Day of St. Anthony's Fire
Publish date: 1968
Publisher: Macmillan Company (NY)
Pages no: 310
Edition language: English
Heartbreaking and Truly Terrifying. I was sitting around the supper table with my family discussing theories about the Salem Witch Trials. The ergot theory was put forward, and I dismissed it, largely because of the scale: hundreds of people accused, tortured, and tried over more than a year, but...