Jeffrey Burton Russell is professor of history at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and author of The Prince of Darkness: Radical Evil and the Power of Good in History (Cornell University Press).
Henry A. Kelly, professor of English at UCLA, has published many studies in both literature and history, and he is the author of several studies of the devil, including two previous books, The Devil, Demonology, and Witchcraft and The Devil at Baptism.
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