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Witch craze : terror and fantasy in baroque Germany

Author: Lyndal Roper
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 16th and 17th centuries, thousands of women confessed to being witches - of making pacts with the Devil, causing babies to sicken and killing animals and crops - and were put to death. This is  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lyndal Roper
ISBN: 9780300119831 0300103352 9780300103359 0300119836
OCLC Number: 475083014
Description: xiv, 362 s. : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Lyndal Roper

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"'This is a major work that pushes the history of witchcraft in new directions and offers remarkable and sometimes startling new insights. Lyndal Roper breaks new ground in her remarkable, subtle Read more...

 
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