The Crucible - Arthur Miller

The Crucible

Arthur Miller

Book Summary

A haunting examination of groupthink and mass hysteria in a rural communityThe place is Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, an enclave of rigid piety huddled on the edge of a wilderness. Its inhabitants believe unquestioningly in their own sanctity. But in Arthur Millers edgy masterpiece, that very belief will have poisonous consequences when a vengeful teenager accuses a riv