By Susan Fair
On a travel via historical past that’s either whimsical and startling, we’ll come across seventeenth-century young ones flying round within their New England domestic like geese.” We’ll meet a father-son group of pious Puritans who launched into a undertaking that concerned undressing girls and overseeing hangings. And at the eve of the Civil conflict, we’ll accompany a reporter as he dons a gown and is going looking for witches in long island City’s most deadly neighborhoods.
Entertainingly readable and wealthy in impressive information usually ignored of today’s texts, American Witches casts a flickering torchlight into the darkish corners of yank history.
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American Witches: A Broomstick Tour through Four Centuries by Susan Fair