Witch Trials Dbq - 1084 Words
“We shall be rich’eth! Death to the peculiar ones!…. I mean witches!”
In 1480, a greed-spawned genocide began in Europe. It spread across England, Scotland, Switzerland, Germany, Poland, and parts of France. Over 100,000 people were tried, tortured, and executed; because they were ²witches². Although many of these victims were probably not witches, in that era they didn‘t know better. People had very strong personal beliefs, religious views, and their so called ²scientific² reasons for...
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