- Author: Arthur Miller
- Format: Hardback
- Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
- Published: 22 April 1992
- ISBN: 9780435232818
The Heinemann Plays series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions. Many have large casts and a mixure of boy and girl parts. The Crucible is a study of the events which led to the 1692 Salem witchcraft trials, and a parable for 1950s McCarthyism in the USA.