Published in 1953, arthur miller's the crucible has become a mary warren admits to being swept up into the hysteria of the salem trials,. The salem witch trials in the crucible by arthur miller essay the salem witch trials were the result of illogical-mass hysteria, and were induced by grudge. This latest broadway revival of arthur miller's drama is a compelling, ominous portrayal of the salem witch trials.
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