Werewolf Histories

  • Willem de Blécourt

Part of the Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic book series (PHSWM)

About this book


Werewolf Histories is the first academic book in English to address European werewolf history and folklore from antiquity to the twentieth century. It covers the most important werewolf territories, ranging from Scandinavia to Germany, France and Italy, and from Croatia to Estonia.


Werewolves witchcraft magic folklore medieval history 20. Jahrhundert 20th century culture Europe France history methodology Tradition transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Willem de Blécourt
    • 1
  1. 1.Meertens InstituteAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-58049-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-52634-2
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