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Author Briggs, Robin.

Title The witches of Lorraine / Robin Briggs
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 404 pages) : illustrations, map
Summary Based on the richest archive of witchcraft trials found in Europe, this title paints a vivid picture of life amongst the people of a small duchy on the border of France. Robin Briggs' examination of their beliefs in phenomena such as shapeshifting and werewolves proves a vital contribution to historical understanding of witchcraft
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Witchcraft -- France -- Lorraine -- History.
Witches -- France -- Lorraine -- History.
Lorraine (France) -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191708947 ebook