Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice. Introduction. Lepers, Jews, Muslims. Jews, Heretics, Witches. Following the Goddess. Anomalies. To Combat in Ecstasy. Disguised as Animals. Eurasian Conjectures. Bones and Skin. Conclusion. Index
Ecstasies is the culmination of Ginzburg's longstanding fascination with popular myths that are shared across different cultures and eras. Here he follows the accounts given by those accused of witchcraft centuries ago, gradually weaving them together into a startling pattern, revealing evidence of a hidden shamanistic culture that flourished across Europe for millenia. Photographs and maps.