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Physical description xv, p. A Brief History with Documents: One wonders how things might have been different without the strong hand of religion in all aspects of the disaster, from Muslims killing those who tried to explain contagion was not a divine providence to Christians killing Jews en masse for supposedly poisoning wells to end Christianity.
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A new section of documents on environmental explanations for and responses to the plague joins sections on the origin and spread of the illness; the responses of medical practitioners; the societal and economic impact; religious responses; the reath movement and attacks on Jews provoked by the plague; and the artistic response.
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Each chapter has an introduction that summarizes the issues explored in the documents and headnotes to provide additional background material. Each chapter has an introduction that summarizes the issues explored in the documents and headnotes to provide additional background material. Daniel rated it it was amazing Jan 25, Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.
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Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Product details File Size: A very nice compilation of sources discussing various aspects of the Black Death, all from symptoms to social and economic consequences to religious attitudes.
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The Black Death: The Great Mortality of A Brief History with Documents by John Aberth
The Influenza Pandemic of — The volume also includes illustrations, a chronology of the Black Death, questions to consider, a selected bibliography, and an index.
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