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William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 65, no. 3 July 2008

Forum: Salem Repossessed

Jane Kamensky, Salem Obsessed; Or, Plus Ça Change: An Introduction391

Margo Burns and Bernard Rosenthal, Examination of the Records of the Salem Witch Trials401

Richard Latner, Salem Witchcraft, Factionalism, and Social Change Reconsidered: Were Salem’s Witch-Hunters Modernization’s Failures?423

Benjamin C. Ray, The Geography of Witchcraft Accusations in 1692 Salem Village449  | Web Supplement

John Demos, What Goes Around Comes Around479

Mary Beth Norton, Essex County Witchcraft483

Carol F. Karlsen, Salem Revisited489

Sarah Rivett, Our Salem, Ourselves495

Paul Boyer and Stephen Nissenbaum, Salem Possessed in Retrospect503  | Web Supplement

The Indian Censures the White Man:
“Indian Eloquence” and American Reading Audiences
in the Early Republic

Carolyn Eastman
535

A Clamor in the Public Mind:
The Opposition to the Alien and Sedition Acts

Douglas Bradburn
565

Review of Books

McConville, The King’s Three Faces: The Rise and Fall of Royal America, 1688–1776 By Maya Jasanoff601

Gronim, Everyday Nature: Knowledge of the Natural World in Colonial New York By Susan Scott Parrish604

Hulsebosch, Constituting Empire: New York and the Transformation of Constitutionalism in the Atlantic World, 1664–1830 By Bill Offutt607

Fogleman, Jesus is Female: Moravians and Radical Religion in Early America By Sarah Apetrei610

Bouton, Taming Democracy: “The People,” the Founders, and the Troubled Ending of the American Revolution By Andrew Shankman614

Wolf, Race and Liberty in the New Nation: Emancipation in Virginia from the Revolution to Nat Turner’s Rebellion By James Sidbury617

Riordan, Many Identities, One Nation: The Revolution and Its Legacy in the Mid-Atlantic By Ken Miller620

Kukla, Mr. Jefferson’s Women By Susan A. Kern623

Kaplan, Men of Letters in the Early Republic: Cultivating Forums of Citizenship By Matthew Pethers627