American Witches

From ancient times to early America to modern times, witches have fascinated nearly every culture.

American Witches

American Witches

From ancient times to early America to modern times, witches have fascinated nearly every culture. Readers will explore elements and folklore commonly associated with witchcraft, the hysteria about witches in early America and its causes, and modern-day witchcraft. They'll examine how witches have influenced artistic expression, from ancient classics such as The Odyssey to contemporary depictions in popular books, television shows, and movies. Photographs, illustrations, and sidebars draw learners to exciting concepts and evocative images that give meaningful context to the evolution of these supernatural beings in our history and our modern perceptions.

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American Witches
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Angela Timmons-Hanselka
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-15 - Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

From ancient times to early America to modern times, witches have fascinated nearly every culture. Readers will explore elements and folklore commonly associated with witchcraft, the hysteria about witches in early America and its causes, and modern-day witchcraft. They'll examine how witches have influenced artistic expression, from ancient classics such
Witchcraft Myths in American Culture
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Marion Gibson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-21 - Publisher: Routledge

A fascinating examination of how Americans think about and write about witches, from the 'real' witches tried and sometimes executed in early New England to modern re-imaginings of witches as pagan priestesses, comic-strip heroines and feminist icons. The first half of the book is a thorough re-reading of the original
American Witches
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Susan Fair
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-23 - Publisher: Skyhorse

The history of American witches is way weirder than you ever imagined. From bewitched pigs hell-bent on revenge to gruesome twentieth-century murders, American Witches reveals strange incidents of witchcraft that have long been swept under the rug as bizarre sidenotes to history. On a tour through history that’s both whimsical
Brujeria
Language: en
Pages: 30
Authors: Irene Isabel Blea
Categories: Witchcraft
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher:

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American Witches
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Fox Deatry
Categories: Witchcraft
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-18 - Publisher: Lulu.com

Molly Morgan has never kissed an American Witch Sheriff on top of the Statue of Liberty, watch a carpetbag swallow a bully, work for an impossibly difficult boss at a fashion house employing arachnids and be intoxicated by the glow of the full moon...All she knew was a life where

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