The History of Cannibalism, Mythology and Religion

There seem to be plenty of reasons for cannibalism: nutrition and the taste of human flesh, religious motives, warfare, burial ceremonies, social pressure or mental disease. Historically, even some archaeological sites reveal evidence for cannibalism.

The History of Cannibalism, Mythology and Religion

Witch-Hunting Trials of 1590 in Eichstätt, Modern Germany

In Eichstätt, Germany, between 1590 and 1631 and during the course of the witch-hunting, between 240 and 273 people were arrested for witchcraft or, rarely, slandered as witches. Many of the convicted witches in the territory, regardless of gender, also seem to have been aged forty or more

Witch-Hunting Trials of 1590 in Eichstätt, Modern Germany

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