The Black Death: A Personal History

The Black Death: A Personal History

John Hatcher


In this clean method of the historical past of the Black demise, John Hatcher, a world-renowned pupil of the center a while, recreates daily life in a mid-fourteenth century rural English village. by way of targeting the reviews of normal villagers as they lived—and died—during the Black demise (1345–50 AD), Hatcher vividly areas the reader without delay into these tumultuous years and describes in attention-grabbing element the daily lifestyles of individuals being affected by the tragic results of the plague. Dramatic scenes painting how contemporaries should have skilled and thought of the momentous events—and how they attempted to make experience of it all.

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