Cover of tbe book "Witch Trials – an Illustrated history" by Nicolay Bessonov.
 

Bessonov Nicolay
Witch Trials – an Illustrated history.
Ì., Ripol-classic, 2002. 384 P.

The book is written in a genre of popular scientific literature. The bibliography contains dozens of titles - mostly these are in English, French and German. As for illustrations, beside my own canvases there are drawings, engravings and pictures of old artists. Also I used stills from history films as illustrations . “Witch-trials” were reviewed by scientist-medievist O.V. Aurov and have got rated “exceptionally high”. The book consist of 12 chapters. You may see its structure by the index:

Temptation.
Stages of madness.
Judges and sceptics.
Nightly flight.
Sabbath.
Witch's power.
Arrest.
Ordeal.
Interrogation.
Prison.
Confessor.
Burning.