WITCHCRAFT

Subtitle A Secret History

Michael Streeter
Price $21.00 / £14.99
Description Description

Witchcraft unravels the myth from the mystery, the facts from the legends, in this bewitching introduction to witchcraft’s lesser-known history.

Spanning several centuries and comprising unbelievable facts and little-known legends, meet all the witches of your imagination and learn why, where and how it all began.

  • Uncover the meanings of their rituals and rites, their lore, and their craft
  • Discover the significance of their sabbats and covens, their chalices and wands, their robes and their religion.
  • Unlock the secrets of the legendary witches of mythology and folk tales and find out how these early stories influenced the persecutions and witch hunts of the Middle Ages.
  • Learn about the people who inspired the pagan revival and how their work in literature and magic rekindled the fires of the sabbats across Europe and the New World today.
  • Features spell-binding historic and contemporary pictures that perfectly capture the key characters, events and wonders of this captivating, colourful and controversial history.
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Format:
Format Hardcover Book 256 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9780711252240
Size:
Size5.91 in x 7.91 in / 150.00 mm x 201.00 mm
Published:
Published Date March 3rd, 2020
Michael Streeter
Michael Streeter is a British writer and TV researcher with over 30 years‘ experience in national newspaper journalism. A former editor for the Scottish Daily Express, he has written and researched books and documentaries on subjects as diverse as the weather, medieval crime, and the occult.
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