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A powerful account of witches, crones, and the societies that make them From the gruesome ogress in Hansel and Gretel to the hags at the sabbath in Faust , the witch has been a powerful figure of the Western imagination. In the sixteenth and seventeenth 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 book is a gripping account of the pursuit, interrogation, torture, and burning of witches ...

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    • Title: Witch Craze by Lyndal Roper
    • Publisher: Yale University Press
    • Print ISBN: 9780300103359, 0300103352
    • eText ISBN: 9780300176520
    • Edition: 2004
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