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David Goss

Professor in the Practice of History

B.A. Gordon College
M.A. Tufts University
Ph.D. Candidate, Boston University


Teaching Fields:
Museum Studies, Public History, Early American Maritime and Intellectual 

Research Fields:
Museum Studies, New England Puritanism, American Revolution, New England Maritime 

Selected Publications:
The Salem Witch Trials: A Reference Guide. (Westport: Greenwood Press, 2008).

Salem: Cornerstones of a Historic City. (Commonwealth Editions, 1999).

Treasures of a Seaport Town. (Beverly Historical Society and Museum, 1998). 

Salem: Maritime Salem in the Age of Sail. U. S. National Park Service, 1987. (AAM Publication Award)

Massachusetts Officers and Soldiers in the French and Indian Wars: 1755-1756, Society of Colonial Wars and New England Historic and Genealogic Society, 1985.

"Heritage Plaza East: Salem's Experiment in Urban Renewal," Essex Institute Historical Collections, October, 1983.