The Trial of Tempel Anneke

Records of a Witch Trial in Brunswick, Germany, 1663, Second Edition

Author: Peter A. Morton

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 1442634871

Category: History

Page: 240

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Consisting of direct translations of the trial testimony, The Trial of Tempel Anneke allows readers to follow a witchcraft trial from beginning to end.
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The Trial of Tempel Anneke

Records of a Witchcraft Trial in Brunswick, Germany, 1663

Author: Peter Alan Morton,Barbara Dähms

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 9781551117065

Category: History

Page: 174

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"This is a fascinating and important book." - Moshe Sluhovsky, California State University, Long Beach
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The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe

Author: Brian P. Levack

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317412419

Category: History

Page: 310

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The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe, now in its fourth edition, is the perfect resource for both students and scholars of the witch-hunts written by one of the leading names in the field. For those starting out in their studies of witch-beliefs and witchcraft trials, Brian Levack provides a concise survey of this complex and fascinating topic, while for more seasoned scholars the scholarship is brought right up to date. This new edition includes the most recent research on children, gender, male witches and demonic possession as well as broadening the exploration of the geographical distribution of witch prosecutions to include recent work on regions, cities and kingdoms enabling students to identify comparisons between countries. Now fully integrated with Brian Levack’s The Witchcraft Sourcebook, there are links to the sourcebook throughout the text, pointing students towards key primary sources to aid them in their studies. The two books are drawn together on a new companion website with supplementary materials for those wishing to advance their studies, including an extensive guide to further reading, a chronology of the history of witchcraft and an interactive map to show the geographical spread of witch-hunts and witch trials across Europe and North America. A long-standing favourite with students and lecturers alike, this new edition of The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe will be essential reading for those embarking on or looking to advance their studies of the history of witchcraft
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Rethinking Europe

War and Peace in the Early Modern German Lands

Author: N.A

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 900440192X

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 376

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Rethinking Europe offers a selection of essays that reevaluate the Thirty Years’ War by contextualizing it within the broader history of the Reformation, military conflicts, peace initiatives, and negotiations of war in the early modern periods.
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