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Entertaining Satan

Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England

by John Demos

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages543
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Open LibraryOL7391205M
ISBN 100195174836
ISBN 109780195174830

The Satanic Bible is composed of four books: The Book of Satan, The Book of Lucifer, The Book of Belial, and The Book of Leviathan. The Book of Satan challenges the Ten Commandments and the Golden Rule, and promotes Epicureanism. The Book of Lucifer holds most of the philosophy in The Satanic Bible, with twelve chapters discussing topics such Author: Anton LaVey. Books shelved as satan: The Satanic Bible by Anton Szandor LaVey, The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, The Satanic Screen by Nikolas Schreck, Pa.

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The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story from Early America John Demos, Author Knopf Publishing Group $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. "These books do not merely depict one or two uses of magic spells or crystal balls. We're talking about hundreds of occult invocations. The natural, intuitive leap from reading a Harry Potter book to turning against God and worshipping Satan is very easy for a child to make, as the numbers have shown.".


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Diving the book into four sections: biography, psychology, sociology, and history, Demos uses “the four corners of one scholar’s compass” to provide a degree perspective of early American witchcraft /5. Nov 18,  · In the first edition of the Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft.

By. Entertaining Satan Finalist, National Book Awards for History - Hardcover. In the first edition of the Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft. By investigating the surviving historical documents of over a hundred actual witchcraft cases, he vividly recreated the world of New England during the witchcraft trials and brought to light fascinating information on the role of witchcraft in early American.

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Oct 12,  · Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England by John Demos is a comprehensive study of the various influences surrounding witchcraft in the early American colonies.

Diving the book into four sections: biography, psychology, sociology, and history, Demos uses “the four corners of one scholar’s compass” to provide a /5(24). In the first edition of the Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft.

Excerpts from "Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England", pp.by John Putnam Demos, copyright by Oxford University Press, Inc. Used by permission of Oxford University Press, Inc. This book is an excellent overview of witchcraft in colonial New England and can be purchased through rafaelrvalcarcel.com Demos was awarded the prestigious Bancroft Prize for his book Entertaining Satan.

He was awarded the Francis Parkman Prize for his book The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story From Early America. He retired in December as the Samuel Knight Professor of History at Yale University.

Demos lives in Tyringham, Massachusetts. Dec 01,  · The publication of a paperback ‘updated edition’ of John Demos's Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan twenty-two years after its original appearance affords a welcome opportunity to reassess this important book.

(One might ask: what about the book is ‘updated’?Author: M.B. Norton. Nov 01,  · Entertaining Satan is Fun Published by rafaelrvalcarcel.com User, 18 years ago Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England is an example of cultural and psychological history done within the realm of the witchraft phenomenon in early New rafaelrvalcarcel.com by: About the book: In the first edition of the Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft/5().

Dec 03,  · Entertaining Satan: witchcraft and the culture of early New England by Demos, John. Publication date Topics Witchcraft, Sorcellerie, Hekserij, Sociale aspecten, Magic, Hexenglaube, New England Witchcraft Social aspects, Internet Archive Books. Scanned in rafaelrvalcarcel.com: Introduction Entertaining Satan is a prize winning writing by John Putnam Demos, in which he has made an impressive effort to deal with the so called witchcraft in the sixteenth and seventeenth century.

Witchcraft is the use of supernatural and magical powers. In the first edition of the Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft. By investigating the surviving historical documents of over a hundred actual witchcraft cases, he vividly recreated the world of New Englandduring the witchcraft trials and brought to light fascinating information on the role of witchcraft in early American.

Sep 19,  · ''Entertaining Satan'' is a book that attempts - and achieves - a great deal. Its strengths demonstrate how much of an elusive past historians can now recover; its weaknesses remind us of the. In the first edition of the Bancroft Prize-winning Entertaining Satan, John Putnam Demos presented an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft.

By investigating the surviving historical documents of over a hundred actual witchcraft cases, he vividly recreated the world of New England during the witchcraft trials and brought to light fascinating information on the role of witchcraft in early American /5().

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This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is Oct 28, and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: