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A very useful text for anyone studying this period of history, whether it is focused around the plague or not. Did the Black Death have any positive effects on the development of Europe? The Black Death, which ravaged the West from tois often considered to be the defining event of the late medieval period.
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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Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. Dec 05, Emily rated it really liked it. She reads quite a lot about death and cannibalism. The book contains documents from many countries – including Muslim and Byzantine sources – to give students a variety of perspectives on this devastating illness and its consequences.