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The Resource The Black Death, 1346-1353 : the complete history, Ole J. Benedictow

The Black Death, 1346-1353 : the complete history, Ole J. Benedictow

Label
The Black Death, 1346-1353 : the complete history
Title
The Black Death, 1346-1353
Title remainder
the complete history
Statement of responsibility
Ole J. Benedictow
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benedictow, Ole Jørgen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black Death
  • Plague
  • Diseases and history
  • Medicine, Medieval
Label
The Black Death, 1346-1353 : the complete history, Ole J. Benedictow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Why the history of the Black Death is important -- 2. Anatomy of a killer disease -- 3. Bubonic plague and the role of rats and fleas -- 4. Plague : the Hydra-headed monster -- 5. The territorial origin of plague and of the Black Death -- 6. The Caucasus, Asia Minor, the Middle East and North Africa -- 7. Mediterranean Europe -- 8. The southern Balkans : Albania, Macedonia, southern Yugoslavia, Greece and Bulgaria -- 9. The Kingdom of Hungary : Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Slovakia, Hungary and western Romania -- 10. The Iberian Peninsula : the Spanish kingdoms, the Kingdom of Portugal and the Kingdom of Granada -- 11. Italy -- 12. France -- 13. Belgium -- 14. Switzerland -- 15. The British Isles -- 16. Norway -- 17. Denmark -- 18. Sweden -- 19. Austria -- 20. Germany -- 21. The Netherlands -- 22. The Baltic countries -- 23. Russia -- 24. Did some countries or regions escape? : what happened in Iceland, Finland, Poland and the Kingdom of Bohemia? -- 25. Patterns of conquest, dynamics of spread -- 26. The medieval demographic system -- 27. Problems of source criticism, methodology and demography -- 28. Spain -- 29. Italy -- 30. France and the country of Savoy -- 31. Belgium -- 32. England -- 33. How many died in the Black Death? -- 34. A turning point in history?
Control code
8071994
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
xvi, 433 p.
Isbn
9780851159430
Isbn Type
(Hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024313
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2003024313
  • (BNAtoc) 2003024313
Label
The Black Death, 1346-1353 : the complete history, Ole J. Benedictow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Why the history of the Black Death is important -- 2. Anatomy of a killer disease -- 3. Bubonic plague and the role of rats and fleas -- 4. Plague : the Hydra-headed monster -- 5. The territorial origin of plague and of the Black Death -- 6. The Caucasus, Asia Minor, the Middle East and North Africa -- 7. Mediterranean Europe -- 8. The southern Balkans : Albania, Macedonia, southern Yugoslavia, Greece and Bulgaria -- 9. The Kingdom of Hungary : Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Slovakia, Hungary and western Romania -- 10. The Iberian Peninsula : the Spanish kingdoms, the Kingdom of Portugal and the Kingdom of Granada -- 11. Italy -- 12. France -- 13. Belgium -- 14. Switzerland -- 15. The British Isles -- 16. Norway -- 17. Denmark -- 18. Sweden -- 19. Austria -- 20. Germany -- 21. The Netherlands -- 22. The Baltic countries -- 23. Russia -- 24. Did some countries or regions escape? : what happened in Iceland, Finland, Poland and the Kingdom of Bohemia? -- 25. Patterns of conquest, dynamics of spread -- 26. The medieval demographic system -- 27. Problems of source criticism, methodology and demography -- 28. Spain -- 29. Italy -- 30. France and the country of Savoy -- 31. Belgium -- 32. England -- 33. How many died in the Black Death? -- 34. A turning point in history?
Control code
8071994
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
xvi, 433 p.
Isbn
9780851159430
Isbn Type
(Hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024313
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2003024313
  • (BNAtoc) 2003024313

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