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Just Now Chart subsequent occurrences of plague across Europe following the Black Death of the 14th century, culminating with the Great Plague of London of 1665-66. Learn how people developed critical strategies to combat outbreaks, from administrative bodies created to deal with the plague to the phenomena of pesthouses for the sick, plague pits, and

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2 hours ago Taught by a celebrated medievalist, go on an unforgettable excursion into the time period of the plague, and its full human repercussions.

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4 hours ago Get free online courses from famous schools. The Black Death, also known as The Plague, was a pandemic affecting most of Europe and large swaths of Asia from 1346 through 1353 that wiped out between 100 and 200 million people in just a few short years.

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4 hours ago In this lecture, uncover the range of textual responses to the plague, highlighting William Langland’s dream-vision poem Piers Plowman and Boccaccio’s Decameron. Learn how the plague set Geoffrey Chaucer on the path to literary immortality. Watch with The Great Courses Signature Collection. Buy HD …

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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

4 hours ago This is one of the most informative lectures in the Great Courses. Having studied medieval history in college, I've kept up with new discoveries and archaeological find. This lecture proved to be accurate and up to date. I doubt the average person having gone through college realizes the impact of the Black Plague on humanity today.

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The March of Black Death in Medieval Europe

1 hours ago Marseille was the gateway to France for the plague, and from there, to England, where the Great Mortality struck with astonishing virulence. Since Marseille was an important sea and land trading hub, the arrival of the Black Death there in 1347 gave the disease an advantageous position from which to advance across Western Europe.

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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

4 hours ago In the middle of the fourteenth century, Europe was devasted by a plague which has come to be called the Black Death. It killed at least fifty percent of the population. Dorsey Armstrong’s Great Courses book on the subject is the single best account I have ever encountered on the subject.

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Author: Dorsey Armstrong, The Great Courses
Audible.com Release Date: May 27, 2016
Listening Length: 12 hours and 10 minutes

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2 hours ago The Great Courses customers are a special community, passionate about learning, and always challenging us to deliver “the best of the best.” With apps for iOS, Android, Roku and Kindle Fire as well as My Digital Library on the web, you can literally enjoy your courses anywhere.

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Three lessons from 355 years ago Law and Biosciences

9 hours ago Americans are weighing economic pain against the risks of re-opening too soon. Let’s put these decisions into perspective by examining the lessons from the Great Plague: the last large scale outbreak of the bubonic plague (a.k.a. “The Black Death”) in England from 1665-1666. There are of course a great many differences between then and

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California Association for Medical Laboratory Technology

4 hours ago During the summer of 2015, there were 11 cases of human plague resulting in 3 deaths (1). From 1970-2016, the only case of plague outside the rural West is a lab associated case in Illinois. About 80% of these exposures occurred in environments around houses that provided abundant food and hiding places for plague-susceptible rodents (2). Such

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7 hours ago Typically, such courses were created before streaming and downloads were offered, and in such cases there are often intellectual property restrictions related to some of the course content (images, maps, music, etc.) that prevents The Great Courses from distributing the title in these newer digital formats.

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Response to the Plague in Cities and in the Countryside

3 hours ago By Dorsey Armstrong, Ph.D., Purdue University In the aftermath of the spread of the plague in cities and countryside life, so many had died that livestock and farmland went untended. Livestock reportedly roamed freely, with no one to feed or milk them.

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The First Wave of the Black Death: The Plague in Sicily

Just Now This is a transcript from the video series The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague. Watch it now, on The Great Courses Plus. The Plague Spreads in Sicily. Once the people of Messina realized what was happening, they expelled the sailors and their ships, but it was obviously too late. As people started falling ill, there was an

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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

5 hours ago Chart subsequent occurrences of plague across Europe following the Black Death of the 14th century, culminating with the Great Plague of London of 1665-66. Learn how people developed critical strategies to combat outbreaks, from administrative bodies created to deal with the plague to the phenomena of pesthouses for the sick, plague pits, and

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7 hours ago The flea-driven plague, also known as the "Great Mortality," overran Eurasia and North Africa from 1347 to 1353, killing tens of millions of people and wiping out half of Europe's population.

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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

4 hours ago Dr. Armstrong then talks about the Bubonic Plague itself---its causes, its symptoms, the bacteria that cause it, etc. She then devotes a lecture to the debate among historians as to whether the Bubonic Plague or some other disease may have caused the Black Death. Lectures 5-12 focus on how the plague effected specific countries and regions of

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8 hours ago Thanks to an earlier listen to Dr. Robert Garland’s The Great Courses “Living History: Experiencing Great Events of the Ancient and Medieval Worlds” (2015), I could compare the most significant military victories and losses from millennia ago – and discuss how the plague was a far more lethal enemy.

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The Plague, AntiSemitism, and Death and Destruction in France

8 hours ago When the plague didn’t let up and Avignon ran out of land, the pope consecrated the Rhône river itself. Every day, hundreds of victims of the plague were dumped in the river, and their bodies made their way out to the Mediterranean. This is a transcript from the video series The Black Death: The World’s Most Devastating Plague.

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Was the Black Death Really a Bubonic Plague?

1 hours ago Scholars have tried to explain these discrepancies by making exhaustive arguments about the kinds of fleas that might have carried the plague, from black rat fleas to gray rat fleas, human fleas, brown rat fleas, etc. This is a transcript from the video series The Black Death: The World’s Most Devastating Plague. Watch it now, Wondrium.

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Black Death Great Courses XpCourse

Just Now The GREAT COURSES - The BLACK DEATH PLAGUE - 12 AUDIO DISC & GUIDEBOOK HISTORY eBay Boekll, Christine "Images of Plague and Pestilence. THE WORLD'S MOST DEVASTATING PLAGUE. Bibliography - (At end of Guidebook, in part). the Great Courses.

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The Black Death Kanopy

4 hours ago The Great Courses . In This Series. Episode 1. Europe on the Brink of the Black Death. Episode 2. The Epidemiology of Plague. Episode 3. Did Plague Really Cause the Black Death? Episode 4. The Black Death’s Ports of Entry. Episode 5. The First Wave Sweeps across Europe. Episode 6. The Black Death in Florence. Episode 7. The Black Death in

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The Lasting Effects of the Black Death Pandemics & the

3 hours ago If you're concerned about economic downturn due to societal shutdown during a pandemic, welcome to life in 14th-century Europe. The Black Death ravaged towns

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4 hours ago The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague. by Dorsey Armstrong and The Great Courses. 4.4 out of 5 stars 11. Audible Audiobook. $0.00 $ 0. 00 $34.95 $34.95. Free with Audible trial. Available instantly. History of the Ancient World: A Global Perspective. great courses prime video

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“Some Theories of How the Black Death Devastated the

6 hours ago This is a transcript from the video series The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague. Watch it now, on The Great Courses Plus. The University of Paris Really Tried. The most authoritative commentary on the plague came from the medical faculty at the University of Paris, who were charged by the French king, Philip VI, with coming up

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7 hours ago Great Courses CD The Black Death The World's Most Devastating Plague BRAND NEW. $35.00 + $5.00 shipping. The Great Courses Biological Anthropology - Parts 1 & 2 - 12 discs & Guidebook. $9.79. $13.99 previous price $13.99 + $7.50 shipping. Teaching Company Great Courses: London: A Short History 12 CDs & Guidebook.

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Great Plague Of London Courses XpCourse

5 hours ago The Great Plague (1665-1666) was a massive outbreak of disease in England that killed 75,000 to 100,000 people, up to a fifth of London's population. The disease was probably bubonic plague, an infection by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, transmitted by fleas. More ›.

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Giovanni Boccaccio’s "The Decameron": A Series of Plague Tales

6 hours ago Of all the plague tales, the most important is, without a doubt, Giovanni Boccaccio’s The Decameron. Boccaccio was born in the early 14th century in Florence or just outside that great Italian city-state. He came from a well-to-do Florentine family; his father was a banker and wanted young Giovanni to follow in his footsteps.

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The Ports of Entry of the First Wave of the Black Plague

6 hours ago This is a transcript from the video series The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague. Watch it now, on The Great Courses Plus. A Hopscotch Progression. While many people imagine that the plague started in the East, in China, and then worked its way slowly west over land, that's only partially true.

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The Great Courses Plus Review (2021): Is It Worth It?

3 hours ago The Great Courses Plus is an online learning platform that allows you to stream college-level courses from the comfort of your computer, mobile device, tablet, or smart TV.. The Great Courses itself has actually been around for a few decades. Originally, The Great Courses was a course catalogue where you could purchase audio and video courses that would be mailed to you.

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The causes The Great Plague KS3 History Revision BBC

6 hours ago The Great Plague Plague had been around in England for centuries but in 1665 it was Stuart London that suffered. This was the worst outbreak of plague in England since the black death of 1348.

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“How the Church Handled the Black Death in the 14th

2 hours ago This is a transcript from the video series The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague. Watch it now, on The Great Courses Plus. John Hatcher's Account of Walsham. One of the most famous and innovative accounts of Walsham was written by the great medieval and early modern scholar John Hatcher of Cambridge University.

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Great Plague of London Wikipedia

2 hours ago The Great Plague of London, lasting from 1665 to 1666, was the last major epidemic of the bubonic plague to occur in England.It happened within the centuries-long Second Pandemic, a period of intermittent bubonic plague epidemics that originated in Central Asia in 1331 (the first year of the Black Death), included related diseases such as pneumonic plague and septicemic plague, which lasted

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5 hours ago Download Audiobooks matching keywords the great courses history to your device. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Your first book is Free with trial! In its wake the plague left a world that was utterly changed, forever altering the traditional structure of European societies and forcing a rethinking of every single

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6 hours ago The Great Plague Plague had been around in England for centuries but in 1665 it was Stuart London that suffered. This was the worst outbreak of plague in England since the black death of 1348.

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4 hours ago Sale price: $59.95 or 1 credit. Free with 30-day trial. The Story of Medieval England: From King Arthur to the Tudor Conquest. By: Jennifer Paxton, The Great Courses. Narrated by: Jennifer Paxton. Length: 19 hrs and 7 mins. Original Recording. Overall. 5 out of 5 stars 2,986.

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6 hours ago If you're an audiobook person, there's an awesome book by Dorsey Armstrong (Great Courses series) about the plague. Totally worth the money and listen. I think it's called The Black Death. 7. Reply. Share. Report Save. level 2. OP · 2d. RN - CVICU.

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8 hours ago TTC - The Great Courses - Black Death The World's Most Devastating Plague [Course No. 8241] Professor Dorsey Armstrong, Ph.D. Purdue University . In the late 1340s, a cataclysmic plague shook medieval Europe to its core. The bacterial disease known to us as the Black Death swept westward across the continent, leaving a path of destruction from

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2 hours ago The Black Death (also known as the Pestilence, the Great Mortality, or the Plague) was a bubonic plague pandemic occurring in Afro-Eurasia from 1346-53. It is the most fatal pandemic recorded in human history, resulting in the deaths of up to 75-200 million people in Eurasia and North Africa, peaking in Europe from 1347 to 1351.

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07-08-133 hours ago The Story of Medieval England: From King Arthur to the Tudor Conquest. By: Jennifer Paxton, The Great Courses. Narrated by: Jennifer Paxton. Series: The Great Courses: Medieval History. Length: 19 hrs and 7 mins. Release date: 07-08-13. Language: English. 5 out of 5 stars. 2,988 ratings.

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Syllabus for OLLI course: Plagues, Pestilences, Poxes and

Just Now Session 2 September 8, 2020 : The PLAGUE 1st, 2nd and 3rd Plague pandemics. Causes and mechanisms of transmission and spread. Old and new treatments. The Great Courses, Chantilly, VA, 2011. 4. Armies of Pestilence, The Impact of Disease on History. Bray, RS. Barnes & Noble Books, New York, NY, 1996. 5. A Short History of

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865-4989-873 hours ago Download Business & Careers Audiobooks published by The Great Courses to your device. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Your first book is Free with trial!

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2 hours ago Fascinated by plague? Let the world’s greatest professors teach you about the Black Death, and other pivotal moments in history, with a free trial …

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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

7 hours ago Thanks to an earlier listen to Dr. Robert Garland’s The Great Courses “Living History: Experiencing Great Events of the Ancient and Medieval Worlds” (2015), I could compare the most significant military victories and losses from millennia ago – …

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An accomplished professor with outstanding credentials deals clearly with the Bubonic plague. Origins, outbreaks and historic reports for the fearsome disease that decimated the Middle Ages. A great learning experience for those who prefer learning to entertainment.

Where did the Great Plague of London take place?

Great Plague of London. It happened within the centuries-long time period of the Second Pandemic, an extended period of intermittent bubonic plague epidemics which originated in China in 1331, the first year of the Black Death, an outbreak which included other forms such as pneumonic plague, and lasted until 1750.

What did people do to avoid catching the plague?

Those employed in the collection of bodies frequently smoked tobacco to avoid catching the plague. Many people just stayed indoors. Others fled to the countryside. Doctors advised people to fumigate their houses, and keep the windows closed. People refused to touch other people.

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These 24 half-hour lectures give you a thorough understanding of the plague, from the three types that existed -- it wasn't just the bubonic plague -- to where and when it struck, and how various cities, such as Florence, and countries along its path coped.

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