Witchcraft in Early North America

Ebook Details

Authors

Alison Games

Year 2012
Pages 232
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Language en
ISBN 9781442203587
File Size 7.28 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 491
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Ebook Description

Witchcraft in Early North America investigates European, African, and Indian witchcraft beliefs and their expression in colonial America. Alison Games's engaging book takes us beyond the infamous outbreak at Salem, Massachusetts, to look at how witchcraft was a central feature of colonial societies in North America. Her substantial and lively introduction orients readers to the subject and to the rich selection of documents that follows.