Subtitled 'From Hexes to Hermione Granger, From Salem to the Land of Oz,' this book opens a window onthe witch throughout history, from the Witch of Endor to the witches of Harry Potter. There are chapters on famous witches from history and legend across the world and pagan witchcraft as a spiritual practice in contemporary society.   A section treats famous witches in literature, film, television and comics. The book is illustrated throughout with photographs and sketches.

San Francisco: Weiser Books, 2010. Paperback, 266 pages. New.

The Weiser Field Guide to Witches - Judika Illes