The Black Death

Written By Joseph Patrick Byrne
The Black Death
  • Publsiher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 23 April 2021
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
  • Pages : 231 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 3 reviews
GET THIS BOOKThe Black Death


Download or read book entitled The Black Death by author: Joseph Patrick Byrne which was release on 23 April 2021 and published by Greenwood Publishing Group with total page 231 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. An ideal introduction and guide to the greatest natural disaster to ever curse humanity, replete with illustrations, biographical sketches, and primary documents. Presents medieval and modern perspectives of this disturbing yet fascinating tragic historical episode.

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Joseph Patrick Byrne
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : An ideal introduction and guide to the greatest natural disaster to ever curse humanity, replete with illustrations, biographical sketches, and primary documents. Presents medieval and modern perspectives of this disturbing yet fascinating tragic historical episode....

Daily Life During the Black Death

Daily Life During the Black Death
  • Author : Joseph Patrick Byrne
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : Provides an overview of daily life during the time of the plague that devastated fourteenth-century Europe and looks at the impact of the plague on people's activities in such settings as the doctor's office, the home, city hall, and on the roads....

The Black Death 1346 1353

The Black Death  1346 1353
  • Author : Ole Jørgen Benedictow
  • Publisher : Boydell Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 433
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : The first paperback edition of this unique and shocking guide to the Black Death in Europe....

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 : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

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, ...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Philip Ziegler
  • Publisher : New Word City
  • Release Date : 2016-12-01
  • Total pages : 21
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : It came out of Central Asia, killing one-third of the European population. And among the survivors, a new skepticism arose about life and God and human authority. Here, in this essay by British historian Philip Ziegler, is the story of the plague that ravaged Europe....

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : William G. Naphy,Andrew Spicer
  • Publisher : Tempus Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : By 1340, Europe was beset by a host of problems. Even the ploughing of marginal land had failed to produce enough food to feed the ever-growing population. Poverty, unemployment, and vagrancy were all on the increase. However, by 1400 the situation had changed. There had been a dramatic change but from a ...

Bubonic Plague

Bubonic Plague
  • Author : Stephen Person
  • Publisher : Bearport Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : Looks at the disease the bubonic plague, its causes, how it affects the body, how to prevent it, and the history of its outbreaks....

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : James Day
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : Examines the origins, spread, and effects of the bubonic plague in fourteenth-century England and Europe, as well as the later discovery of its cause and cure....

Living with the Black Death

Living with the Black Death
  • Author : Lars Bisgaard,Leif Søndergaard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : Between 1347 and 1352 an unknown and deadly disease, only much later known as the Black Death, swept across Europe, leaving an estimated 30-50 % of the population dead. Contemporaries held various views as to what was the final, ultimate cause of this disaster. Many, probably most, thought it was Godâ??s punishment ...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Stephanie True Peters
  • Publisher : Marshall Cavendish
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 69
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : Describes the 1347-1351 outbreak of plague in Europe, known as the Black Death, which killed one out of three people and changed the course of European history....

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Hourly History
  • Publisher : Hourly History
  • Release Date : 2016-02-16
  • Total pages : 45
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : 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 ...

Encyclopedia of the Black Death

Encyclopedia of the Black Death
  • Author : Joseph P. Byrne Ph.D.
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2012-01-16
  • Total pages : 429
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : This encyclopedia provides 300 interdisciplinary, cross-referenced entries that document the effect of the plague on Western society across the four centuries of the second plague pandemic, balancing medical history and technical matters with historical, cultural, social, and political factors. • 300 A–Z interdisciplinary entries on medical matters and historical issues • Each entry ...

Communities and Crisis

Communities and Crisis
  • Author : Shona Kelly Wray
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : Bologna is well known for its powerful university and notariate of the thirteenth century, but the fourteenth-century city is less studied. This work redresses the imbalance in scholarship by examining social and economic life at mid-fourteenth century, particularly during the epidemic of plague, the Black Death of 1348. Arguing against medieval ...

The Black Death

The Black Death
  • Author : Charles L. Mee Jr.
  • Publisher : New Word City
  • Release Date : 2018-01-10
  • Total pages : 20
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : In the 1300s, a third of the population of Europe died of plague carried by rat-borne fleas, shocking the medieval world to its foundations. "Very rarely," award-winning author Charles L. Mee Jr. writes in this short-form book, "does a single event change history by itself. Yet an event of the ...

Black Death

Black Death
  • Author : Robert S. Gottfried
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2010-05-11
  • Total pages : 203
  • ISBN : 9780313324925
GET BOOK

Summary : A fascinating work of detective history, The Black Death traces the causes and far-reaching consequences of this infamous outbreak of plague that spread across the continent of Europe from 1347 to 1351. Drawing on sources as diverse as monastic manuscripts and dendrochronological studies (which measure growth rings in trees), historian Robert S. ...