Europe on the Brink of the Black Death
Lecture no. 1 from the course: The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague
Taught by Professor Dorsey Armstrong | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Begin to contemplate the enormity of the Black Death’s impact on the medieval world. As context for the harrowing events to come, take account of the state of medieval society on the eve of the plague. In particular, investigate the religious, economic, and political structures of mid-14th-century Europe.