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With the sword or strong faith - Luther and the Witche

(exhibition catalogue)

Markus Hirte (ed.)

88 Pages, 16 x 23 cm, Paperback


Should the alleged dreadful practice of witchcraft be simply ignored or dealt with ruthlessly by the justice system? Even Martin Luther made repeated statements on the rampant fear of witchcraft. The Medieval Crime and Justice Museum in Rothenburg dedicates a large special exhibition to Luther and the belief in magic and witches. This richly illustrated companion volume presents about 120 impressive items.