Witch Hunts in Europe and America

Witch Hunts in Europe and America

Covering witch hunts from Germany to New England, this concise encyclopedia is a fascinating reference on the hunt to find and persecute those who practiced witchcraft.

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Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group
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ISBN 0313321426
Pages 359 pages
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