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The Witch-Hunt; Or, the Triumph of Morality
by F.G. Baily
In the village of Bisipara in eastern India, an anthropologist is witness to a drama when a young girl takes a fever and quickly dies. The villagers find Susila's death suspicious and fear that she was possessed. Holding an investigation to find someone to blame, they carry out a hurried inquiry because the stage must be cleared for the annual celebration of the birthday ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published February 11th 2013 by Cornell University Press
(first published 1994)
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