By Richard S. III Ross
This historical past examines the outbreak of witch hysteria within the Valley, targeting accusations of demonic ownership, apotropaic magic and the position of the clergy.
even supposing the hysteria used to be finally quelled through a innovative Justice of the Peace unwilling to aim witches, debts of the pains later encouraged modern writers through the Salem witch hunts. The resource of the rfile “Grounds for exam of a Witch” is identified.
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