Witchcraze

Author: Anne L. Barstow
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062510363
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As the centuries since have shown escalating levels both of violence, general and sexual, and of state control, the witchcraze can be considered a portent, even a model, of some aspects of what modern Europe would be like.

Witchcraze

Author: Anne Llewellyn Barstow
Publisher: Harpercollins
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Argues that the witch hunts of the past were essentially a pogrom against women, in which independent women were blamed for the problems of the times

Witchcraze

Author: Anne L. Barstow
Publisher: Harpercollins
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Argues that the witch hunts of the past were essentially a pogrom against women, in which independent women were blamed for the problems of the times

The European Witch Hunt

Author: Julian Goodare
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131719831X
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This book is the ideal resource for students exploring the history of witch-hunting. Its level of detail and use of social theory also make it important for scholars and researchers.

The Witch Hunt In Early Modern Europe

Author: Brian P. Levack
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317875605
Size: 64.47 MB
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The book: Examines why witchcraft prosecutions took place, how many trials and victims there were, and why witch-hunting eventually came to an end. Explores the beliefs of both educated and illiterate people regarding witchcraft.

Male Witches In Early Modern Europe

Author: Lara Apps
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719057090
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This is the first ever full book on the subject of male witches addressing incidents of witch-hunting in both Britain and Europe.

Witch Craze

Author: Lyndal Roper
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300119831
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This book is a gripping account of the pursuit, interrogation, torture, and burning of witches during this period and beyond.

Witch Hunts In Europe And America

Author: William E. Burns
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313321429
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Men feared female witches' ability to afflict them with impotence, or imagined the
relationship between the Devil and female witches as a sexual one. Familiars
were ... Witchcraze: A New History of the European Witch Hunts. San Francisco: ...

The Witchcraft Sourcebook

Author: Brian P. Levack
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317503562
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This second edition includes an extended section on the witch trials in England, Scotland and New England, fully revised and updated introductions to the sources to include the latest scholarship and a short bibliography at the end of each ...

Servants Of Satan

Author: Joseph Klaits
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253013321
Size: 58.48 MB
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This is the first book to consider the general course and significance of the European witch craze of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries since H.R. Trevor-Roper's classic and pioneering study appeared some fifteen years ago.