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Witch-Hunting In Seventeenth-Century New England

A Documentary History, 1638-1693

by David D. Hall

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Northeastern University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • Occultism & quasi-religious beliefs,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • History: American,
  • History - General History,
  • Connecticut,
  • Northeastern & North Atlantic states,
  • Witchcraft,
  • Witchcraft & Wicca,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • 17th century,
  • History,
  • New England,
  • Persecution

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8573948M
    ISBN 101555534155
    ISBN 109781555534158

    Witch-Hunting in Seventeenth-Century New England: A Documentary History, Northeastern University Press. ISBN (reprint Duke University Press, , ISBN ) Hugh Amory, David D. Hall, eds. (). The Colonial Book in the Atlantic World. Cambridge University Press. ISBN This superb documentary collection illuminates the history of witchcraft and witch-hunting in seventeenth-century New England. The cases examined begin in , extend to the Salem outbreak in , and document for the first time the extensive Stamford-Fairfield, Connecticut, witch-hunt of –Brand: Hall, David D.

    Salem Witch Hunt and Others in the Seventeenth-Century. Loudon, and Louviers, where groups of possessed nuns accused priests and senior female religious members — several of whom were consequently executed — of causing their possessions through witchcraft. Furthermore, exorcists themselves were vulnerable to charges of witchcraft. This superb documentary collection illuminates the history of witchcraft and witch-hunting in seventeenth-century New England. The cases examined begin in , extend to the Salem outbreak in , and document for the first time the extensive Stamford-Fairfield, Connecticut, witch-hunt of

    David D. Hall WITCH-HUNTING IN SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY NEW ENGLAND A Documentary History, 3rd Printing Softcover Boston, MA Northeastern University Press Very Good+ in wrappers. Edge wear and Rating: % positive. An explanation of witch hunting in seventeenth-century England must explain two principle facts: the rise in frequency of witch persecution during the late sixteenth and early seventeenth century, and the gender and socioeconomic distribution of those tried for : Rachael MacLean.


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