PACHSmörgåsbord: Smithsonian

Thursday, October 27, 2011

How Many Witches Were Executed?!?

Jess Blumberg commits a significant error in a new article on the Salem Witch Trials. Once again a journalist with the support and authority of some magazine makes unsubstantiated and indefensible claims about the witch trials. This post takes Blumberg to task.
UPDATE: The editors at Smithsonian.com have corrected Blumberg’s original article.

Posted by Darin Hayton on 10/27 at 03:50 PM

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