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List of people executed for witchcraft From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigation Jump to search "List of witches" redirects here. For witches in fiction, see List of fictional witches. The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.
You may improve this articlediscuss the issue on the talk page. September Learn how and when to remove this template message Artistic depiction of the execution by burning of three alleged witches in Baden, Switzerland in This is a list of people executed for witchcraft, many of whom were executed during organised witch-huntsparticularly from the 15th—18th centuries.
Large numbers of people were prosecuted for witchcraft in Europe between and Cases came about from accusations of the use of ritual magic to damage rivals. The nature of the charges brought changed as more cases were linked to diabolism. Throughout the century, a number of treatises were published that helped to establish a stereotype of the witch, particularly the Satanic connection.
During the 16th century, witchcraft prosecutions stabilised and even declined in some areas. Witch-hunts also took place during the 17th century in the American colonies. These were particularly common in the colonies of MassachusettsConnecticut and New Haven.
The myth of the witch had a strong cultural presence in 17th century New England and, as in Europe, witchcraft was strongly associated with devil-worship. Thirteen women and two men were executed. It has been estimated that tens of thousands of people were executed for witchcraft in Europe and the American colonies over several hundred years.
Although it is not possible to ascertain the exact number, modern scholars estimate around 40,—50, Burning was often favoured, particularly in Europe, as it was considered a more painful way to die.From A to B and Back Again | The Photography Blog.
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Feb 5 In order Ellen hopkins books are Crank, Burned, Impulse, Glass, Identical, and Tricks. Share to: What is the theme for the book burned by Ellen Hopkins? the theme is about abuse/dysfunctional relationships, growing up and finding your destiny and who you are and having to work to get what you wan't.
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Dec 03, · GLASS: "Based on true events, this sequel to "Crank" continues the story of Kristina and her descent back to hell.
Told in verse, the book presents a harrowing and disturbing look at addiction and the damage that it inflicts. See more Burned by Ellen Hopkins (Paperback, ) Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - .
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