The Black Death

Written By Philip Ziegler
The Black Death
  • Publsiher : Unknown
  • Release : 29 November 1998
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
  • Pages : 249 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Don Nardo
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2011-02-10
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : The worst pandemic in recorded history, it is estimated that the Black Death infected two in three Europeans, resulting in the deaths of around 25 million, or a third of the population of the continent. Author Don Nardo explores the complex moral, economic, and scientific implications of the Black Death. Chapters ...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Philip Ziegler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 249
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : An explanation of the origins and spread of the plague through England and the continent and the social and economic consequences....

Black Death

Black Death
  • Author : Jim Ollhoff
  • Publisher : ABDO Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : Germs are everywhere--in your mouth, on your clothes, on everything you touch. Some we can't live without; others are microscopic killing machines. This title looks at the fascinating struggle to understand and control the spread of one of mankind's deadliest plagues, The Black Death. Readers will learn all about the ...

English Law in the Age of the Black Death 1348 1381

English Law in the Age of the Black Death  1348 1381
  • Author : Robert C. Palmer
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2001-02-01
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : Robert Palmer's pathbreaking study shows how the Black Death triggered massive changes in both governance and law in fourteenth-century England, establishing the mechanisms by which the law adapted to social needs for centuries thereafter. The Black De...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : NA NA
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-04-30
  • Total pages : 199
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : A fascinating account of the phenomenon known as the Black Death, this volume offers a wealth of documentary material focused on the initial outbreak of the plague that ravaged the world in the 14th century. A comprehensive introduction that provides important background on the origins and spread of the plague ...

In the Wake of the Plague

In the Wake of the Plague
  • Author : Norman F. Cantor
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-03-17
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : The Black Death was the fourteenth century's equivalent of a nuclear war. It wiped out one-third of Europe's population, taking millions of lives. The author draws together the most recent scientific discoveries and historical research to pierce the mist and tell the story of the Black Death as a gripping, ...

A History of the Black Death in Ireland

A History of the Black Death in Ireland
  • Author : Maria Kelly
  • Publisher : Tempus Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 223
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : Maria Kelly goes in search of the 'Great Pestilence' whose consequences are often obscured by the intricate and tumultuous history of the time and traces how the Irish reacted to this seemingly invisible killer....

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Charles River,Charles River Editors
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2014-10-08
  • Total pages : 34
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : *Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the plague written by survivors across Europe *Includes a bibliography for further reading "The trend of recent research is pointing to a figure more like 45-50% of the European population dying during a four-year period. There is a fair amount of geographic variation. In Mediterranean ...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : John Hatcher
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2009-06-09
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : In this fresh approach to the history of the Black Death, John Hatcher, a world-renowned scholar of the Middle Ages, recreates everyday life in a mid-fourteenth century rural English village. By focusing on the experiences of ordinary villagers as they lived -- and died -- during the Black Death (1345-50 ...

A Rural Society After the Black Death

A Rural Society After the Black Death
  • Author : L. R. Poos,Lawrence Raymond Poos
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-29
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : A Rural Society after the Black Death is a study of rural social structure in the English county of Essex between 1350 and 1500. It seeks to understand how, in the population collapse after the Black Death (1348-1349), a particular economic environment affected ordinary people's lives in the areas of migration, marriage ...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Mary Griffin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-07-16
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : The Black Death sounds like the name of a creepy movie, but it was an actual historical event. It was the term for the pandemic of plague throughout Europe and Asia in the 14th century. Before it was over, tens of millions of people had died. Readers will be enthralled ...

The Black Death and Men of Learning

The Black Death and Men of Learning
  • Author : Anna Montgomery Campbell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1931
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : Studies the Black Death Plague of 1347-1350 only as it affected the intellectual classes and their fields of learning. Emphasizes the fields of medicine, education, mathematics and science....

After the Black Death

After the Black Death
  • Author : Mark Bailey
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-11
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : The Black Death of 1348-9 is the most catastrophic event and worst pandemic in recorded history. After the Black Death offers a major reinterpretation of its immediate impact and longer-term consequences in England. After the Black Death reassesses the established scholarship on the impact of plague on fourteenth-century England and ...

When Plague Strikes

When Plague Strikes
  • Author : James Cross Giblin
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1997-04-11
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : Compassionate and arresting, this exploration of three major diseases that have changed the course of history—the bubonic plague, smallpox, and AIDS—chronicles their fearsome death toll, their lasting social, economic, and political implications, and how medical knowledge and treatments have advanced as a result of the crises they have ...

Black Death in London

Black Death in London
  • Author : Barnie Sloane
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2011-05-02
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9781858338316
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Summary : The Black Death of 1348–49 may have killed more than 50% of the European population. This book examines the impact of this appalling disaster on England's most populous city, London. Using previously untapped documentary sources alongside archaeological evidence, a remarkably detailed picture emerges of the arrival, duration and public response to this ...