The Black Death: A History From Beginning to End by Henry Freeman.
Little description: Sweeping across the known world with unchecked devastation, the Black Death claimed between 75 million and 200 million lives in four short years. In this engaging and well-researched book, the trajectory of the plague’s march west across Eurasia and the cause of the great pandemic is thoroughly explored.
Inside you will read about…
✓ What was the Black Death?
✓ A Short History of Pandemics
✓ Chronology & Trajectory
✓ Causes & Pathology
✓ Medieval Theories & Disease Control
✓ Black Death in Medieval Culture
Fascinating insights into the medieval mind’s perception of the disease and examinations of contemporary accounts give a complete picture of what the world’s most effective killer meant to medieval society in particular and humanity in general.
Genre: History/ Medieval Maladies and Diseases
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My thoughts: 5 stars out of 5
The dark, terror-filled years entered the Medieval villages and cities, causing people to be on the run. The years of the Black Death swiped the many nations across the globe. The whole villages were wiped off whether by the plague or the fleeing away villagers, hiding from the malady, while speeding it around in greater numbers. The unknown, deadly plague took hold of many forms, driving people to the edges of fear.
Learn in these mini series of history by Henry Freeman the causes of the plague and the consequences.
PS. This book was provided by Johan for my review.