March 21, 2018

New PDF release: American Witches: A Broomstick Tour through Four Centuries

By Susan Fair

ISBN-10: 1510703802

ISBN-13: 9781510703803

ISBN-10: 1536681970

ISBN-13: 9781536681970

The heritage of yankee witches is much more strange than you ever imagined. From bewitched pigs hell-bent on revenge to grotesque twentieth-century murders, American Witches finds unusual incidents of witchcraft that experience lengthy been swept below the rug as extraordinary sidenotes to history.

On a travel via heritage that’s either whimsical and startling, we’ll come upon seventeenth-century youngsters flying round inside of their New England domestic “like geese.” We’ll meet a father-son workforce of pious Puritans who launched into a project that concerned undressing women and overseeing hangings. And at the eve of the Civil warfare, we’ll accompany a reporter as he dons a gown and is going trying to find witches in long island City’s most threatening neighborhoods.

Entertainingly readable and wealthy in striking information usually ignored of today’s texts, American Witches casts a flickering torchlight into the darkish corners of yankee history.

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