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Matthew Hopkins and His Motivations Behind Persecuting Witches between 1645-1647
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Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
A study on Matthew Hopkins The WItchfinder General
The Pendle Witch Fourth Centenary Handbook
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
History and Archaeology of the 1612 Pendle Witch Trials where ten people from the Forest of Pendle (East Lancashire, northern England)were executed for having caused death by witchcraft. The Pendle Witch(or Lancashire Witch) Trials were the largest and most notorious in English history. Written by the leading authority on the subject this book covers the true facts behind the fascinating story.
The Other Pendle Witches
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
Written by the leading authority on the 17th century Pendle and Lancashire Witches of Northern England this is the first book to be dedicated to the Pendle witchcraft trials of 1634 when over 60 people were arrested on charges of causing harm and death by means of witchcraft. A fascinating account of the culture within Early Modern England where neighbours feared each other and life was hard.
18th & 19th Century English Women At Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
18th and 19th CENTURY ENGLISH WOMEN AT SEA is a lively and entertaining account of the three types of women one might have found, legally or illegally, on board an English ship during the 18th and 19th centuries, i. e. prostitutes, officer’s and midshipmen’s wives and other female passengers, including mistresses, during peace or wartime; and women masquerading as sailors or crewmen.
Swashbuckling Tales of West Pirates
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
Peter James Martin is legendary for his popular pirate walks around Bristol’s famous harbourside. Bristol’s favourite salty sea-dog has roamed the globe in search of his swashbuckling roots – now read his collection of spine-tingling stories: Swashbuckling Tales of West Country Pirates.