The Basque Witch Trials of 1610

The Center for Basque Studies is proud to announce the publication of The Hammer of Witches, a historical novel by California native Begoña Echeverria. The novel's plot is based on events that happened in the Basque Country at the beginning of the 1600s.

Click here to read a sample from the book.






Image of the kitchen at the traditional Basque baserri or farmstead Igartubeiti





Image of the traditional implements at the traditional Basque baserri or farmstead of Igartubeiti.