The Witchcraft Reader

The Witchcraft Reader

Edited by Darren Oldridge

List price: US$35.44

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

The Witchcraft Reader offers a selection of the best historical writing on witchcraft, exploring how belief in witchcraft began, and the social and cultural context in which this belief flourished. A whole range of historical perspectives is collected here, including recent research on the role of gender in witch trials, ideas about the devil and demonic possession, and the reasons for the decline of witch trials.

show more
  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 174 x 242 x 30mm | 748.42g
  • 01 Jan 2002
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London
  • English
  • black & white tables
  • 0415214939
  • 9780415214933
  • 1,361,051

Other books in this category

Other people who viewed this bought:

Review quote

'A library of the subject in miniature, affording helpful insights and convenient material for students at all levels.' Ronald Hutton"

show more