Europe's Inner Demons

Paperback

byNorman Cohn

not yet rated|write a review
PrefaceAcknowledgments1. Prelude in Antiquity2. Changing views of the Devil and his power3. The demonization of medieval heretics (1)4. The demonization of medieval heretics (2)5. The crushing of the Knights Templars6. The reality of ritual magic7. Demon-worshipping magicians that never were8. The society of witches that never was9. The night-witch in popular imagination10. How the great witch-hunt did not start11. How the great witch-hunt really started (1)12. How the great witch-hunt really started (2)Note on the IllustrationsBibliographical NotesIndex

Pricing and Purchase Info

$42.06 online
$45.95 list price (save 8%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

PrefaceAcknowledgments1. Prelude in Antiquity2. Changing views of the Devil and his power3. The demonization of medieval heretics (1)4. The demonization of medieval heretics (2)5. The crushing of the Knights Templars6. The reality of ritual magic7. Demon-worshipping magicians that never were8. The society of witches that never was9. Th...

From the Jacket

"Europe's Inner Demons" is a fascinating history of the irrational need to imagine witches and an investigation of how those fantasies made the persecutions of the middle ages possible. In addition, Norman Cohn's discovery that some influential sources on European witch trials were forgeries has revolutionized the field of witchcraft, ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:281 pages, 8.6 × 5.59 × 0.67 inLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0226113078

ISBN - 13:9780226113074

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Europe's Inner Demons

Reviews