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Snake Pits, Talking Cures and Magic Bullets

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Published by 21st Century .
Written in English

  • Mental illness,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Social Science - Psychology,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Psychology,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - Other,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • History - General,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Psychology / Counseling

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8015906M
    ISBN 100761327045
    ISBN 109780761327042

    A snake pit is, in a literal sense, a hole filled with idiomatic speech, "snake pits" are places of horror, torture and death in European legends and fairy tales. The Viking warlord Ragnar Lodbrok is said to have been thrown into a snake pit and died there, after his army had been defeated in battle by King Aelle II of older legend recorded in Atlakviða and. In the s, Camarillo State Hospital, like most mental institutions of the day, was a massive warehouse for the mentally ill, its drab wards bulging with more than 7, patients, most of them.

    Directed by Anatole Litvak. With Olivia de Havilland, Mark Stevens, Leo Genn, Celeste Holm. A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution/10(K). In his book Ozark Magic and Folklore, he describes a tale in which a small child goes outside to play and takes along with him a piece of bread and his cup of milk. In the story, the mother hears the child chattering and assumes he's talking to himself, but when she goes outside finds him feeding his milk and bread to a poisonous snake.

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