The Night Battles: Witchcraft and Agrarian Cults in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

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JHU Press, 1992 - History - 209 pages
 

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I managed 80 pages. And it IS interesting...I should imagine the author must have got quite immersed in transcribing the 16th century inquisitorial evidence on the witches of the remote Italian region ... Read full review

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This book presents an extraordinarily complex set of historical data that even beginning to write about it seems like a daunting task. Making matters short and sweet for the sake of reviewing a book ... Read full review

Contents

The night battles
1
The processions of the dead
33
HI The benandanti between inquisitors and witches
69
The benandanti at the sabbat
99
Appendix
147
Notes 273
173
Index of names
205
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