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The Burning Times
The enlightened emergence from the medieval Dark Ages. The Reformation. The Renaissance. An undeniably high point of human evolution. Or so we are taught, and so many believe, but to my people -- the Pagans, the Witches, the wise women and men, the healers,...
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The works are subtle, except for one violent painting which shows a man about to be shot to end his torture by strappado. Fallen sparrow, 2012, by Liu Zhuoquan. Photo: Supplied.
Bis das Blut gefriert
Der Höhepunkt dieses Bandes ist jedoch die letzte, im Gegensatz zu den anderen sehr kurze Geschichte Strappado, die von einer mysteriösen Kunstinstallation berichtet. Gerade sie wird viele Leser noch Wochen verfolgen. Es wäre zu wünschen, dass ...
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'Strappado' was another favoured technique. Hands would be tied behind the person's back with a rope and then the rope would be attached to a pulley. The prisoner would be pulled into the air by his arms, causing excruciating suffering.
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