Last night on Channel 5 there was a documentary called The King's War On Witches: Revealed.
Part of the description of what the programme is about, on the Channel 5 website, says: "In 1597 King James VI of Scotland published 'Daemonology', a handbook on how to recognise and destroy, witches. The book explored the threat that 'those Detestable slaves of the Devil', posed to James himself. It fuelled waves of witch hunting throughout Britain."
I've just watched The King's War On Witches on catchup and thought it was rather good. It includes comments from renowned historians Professor Ronald Hutton and Malcolm Gaskill, author of Witchcraft: A Very Short Introduction, as well as scenes shot at the Museum of Witchcraft in Cornwall.
You can see it here: http://www.channel5.com/shows/revealed/episodes/the-kings-war-on-witches-revealed
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