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Peter Charles Hoffer is Research Professor of History at the University of Georgia and the author of numerous books on early American law and history, including the second edition of Law and People in Colonial America, also available from Johns Hopkins.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Trials (Witchcraft) Massachusetts Salem, Witchcraft Massachusetts Salem History 17th century, Salem (Mass, ) Social conditions