Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England

  • 560 pages
  • 0195174836
  • Anglais
  • Format Kindle
Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England

⫸ download Format Kindle ☆ Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England ❩ Ebook Author John Putnam Demos ⇽ A book that will rank with the best, a book that shows how much we still may learn from these people This is not simply a monograph on witchcraft but a major attempt to understand the kind of society and the kind of culture in which witchcraft had a place Rich in insights The New York Review of Books A remarkable piece of scholarship Vividly illustrates what made certain individuals vulnerable to charges of witchcraft The New York Times Book Review History in such capable hands becomes much than a chronicle it makes the past seem as vivid and dimensional, and every bit as compelling, as the present Newsweek With the publication of this book, the historical study of American witchcraft finally comes of age American Historical Review Beautifully written and exhaustively researched Virginia Quarterly Review Well written and easy to read More than a history of witchcraft It is placed within the wider social context and is thus a history of early New England culture Very well documented History Reviews of New Books A work that sets the stage for the eruption in Salem and promises to transform the terms in which we understand that extravagant episode A rewarding and fascinating achievement well worth reading American History Illustrated Demos has done an excellent job of researching a subject of great interest today William C Viser, Ouachita Baptist University An ambitious, informative work Paul Tiverow, Missouri Southern State College Brilliant Herbert Cederberg, University of WisconsinIn the first edition of the Bancroft Prize winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft By investigating the surviving historical documents of over a hundred actual witchcraft cases, he vividly recreated the world of New England during the witchcraft trials and brought to light fascinating information on the role of witchcraft in early American culture Now Demos has revisited his original work and updated it to illustrate why these early Americans strange views on witchcraft still matter to us today He provides a new preface that puts forth a broader overview of witchcraft and looks at its place around the world from ancient times right up to the present. 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