Witchcraft and gender in early modern society
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Witchcraft and gender in early modern society Finland and the wider European experience by Raisa Maria Toivo

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English


  • Women -- Finland -- Social conditions -- 17th century,
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  • Witchcraft -- Finland -- History -- 17th century,
  • Witchcraft -- Europe -- History -- 17th century,
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  • Europe -- History -- 17th century

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Raisa Maria Toivo.
SeriesWomen and gender in the early modern world
LC ClassificationsHQ1665.5 .T65 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16474468M
ISBN 109780754664543
LC Control Number2008002369

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