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A Brief History with Documents. Aberth provides a multinational selection of documents, supplying perspectives on the plague from artists, physicians, clergy, academics, rulers, and commoners from Christian, Jewish, Eastern Daeth, and Muslim backgrounds.

Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Luke Sellers rated it liked it Jun 25, Browse related items Start at call number: The Black Death gives the reader yhe collection of primary sources written by various authors detailing everything to do with the plague.

A comparison of eastern and western witnesses compiled in a way to not perpetuate “us and them” but to give as complete a collection as possible in understanding how the disease spread, affected lives, and everyday reactions to it.

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Sarj rated it did not like it Oct 22, Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Daniel rated it it was amazing Jan 25, Not exactly easy reading, but it is a good book. Table of contents Foreword.

The Black Death 1348 – 1350: A Brief History with Documents : A Brief History with Documents

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Reading through them, I imagined what it would be like trying to live while a seemingly unstoppable killer swept through the entire known world with no regard to creed or wealth or age. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. These were some very illuminating documents and have only furthered my interest in learning more how people went about their days during such a bleak time.

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Thomas rated it liked it Jun 24, Trivia About The Black Death: I thoroughly enjoyed the book and learned a great deal from it. Not Enabled Word Wise: Vlack Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: The book contains documents from many countries – including Muslim and Byzantine sources – to give students a variety of perspectives on this devastating illness and its consequences.


The Black Death: The Great Mortality of 1348-1350: A Brief History with Documents

Jan 11, Linda Harkins rated it really liked it. How big a turning point was the Black Death in medieval thought and culture? Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p.

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Read more Read less. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. One of the more surprising and captivating sources is the Flagellant ceremony.

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