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The Crucible: Text and Criticism

The Crucible: Text and Criticism

by Arthur Miller

Editorial: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
ISBN: 9780140247725
Número de páginas: 512
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 13 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-05-28
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"I believe that the reader will discover here the essential nature of one of the strangest and most awful chapters in human history," Arthur Miller wrote in an introduction to The Crucible, his classic play about the witch-hunts and trials in seventeenth-century Salem, Massachusetts. Based on historical people and real events, Miller's drama is a searing portrait of a community engulfed by hysteria. In the rigid theocracy of Salem, rumors that women are practicing witchcraft galvanize the town's most basic fears and suspicions; and when a young girl accuses Elizabeth Proctor of being a witch, self-righteous church leaders and townspeople insist that Elizabeth be brought to trial. The ...