Book cover of Terror to the Wicked: America's First Trial by Jury That Ended a War and Helped to Form a Nation by Tobey Pearl
Colonial Period

Terror to the Wicked: America’s First Trial by Jury That Ended a War and Helped to Form a Nation

A little-known moment in colonial history that changed the course of America‚Äôs future. A riveting account of a brutal killing, an all-out manhunt, and the first murder trial in America, set against the backdrop of the Pequot War (between the Pequot tribe and the colonists of Massachusetts Bay) that ended this two-year war and brought about a peace that allowed the colonies to become a nation. […Learn More]