The 16th and 17th centuries saw a surge in worry about witchcraft through most of Europe. Sam gives us a survey of how fear of witchcraft affected England.
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Sam also has an entire podcast devoted to the subject – and I heartily recommend it to you. You can find it on iTunes, or go to thee website The History of Witchcraft.