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Naked Quaker True Crimes and Controversies from the Courts of Colonial New England

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ISBN-10: 1933212969

ISBN-13: 9781933212968

Edition: N/A

Authors: Diane Rapaport

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On court days in colonial New England, folks gathered from miles around to listen as local magistrates convened to hear cases. In the abundant records extant from these hearings, we experience the passions and concerns of ordinary people, often in their own words, more than three centuries after the emotion-charged events that brought them to court. Rapaport is a lawyer and historian who, by drawing on these court records, has created an award-winning column for New England Ancestors, the journal of the New England Historic Genealogical Society.
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Publisher: Applewood Books
Publication date: 9/1/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Diane Rapaport, a former trial lawyer, has made a new career as an author and speaker, bringing history to life with true stories from early New England court records.