Stacy Schiff

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and biographer

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author and biographer

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In 1692, the Massachusetts Bay Colony executed 14 women, five men, and two dogs for witchcraft. That's the first sentence of Stacy Schiff's new book,  The Witches: Salem, 1692 .

'The Witches: Salem, 1692'

In 1692, the Massachusetts Bay Colony executed 14 women, five men, and two dogs for witchcraft. That's the first sentence of Stacy Schiff's new book, The Witches: Salem, 1692 .

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