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The European Witch-Hunt

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Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAbingdon; New York
PublisherRoutledge
Number of pages430
ISBN (Electronic)9781315560458, 9781317198307
ISBN (Print)9780415254533 , 9780415254526
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26 May 2016

Abstract

The European Witch-Hunt seeks to explain why thousands of people, mostly lower-class women, were deliberately tortured and killed in the name of religion and morality during three centuries of intermittent witch-hunting throughout Europe and North America.

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