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Black Death: Did Humans Spread the Plague?

AUDIO ONLY: What caused the black plague? Recent research shows us many of our assumptions may be incorrect. Two of our favorite renowned professors explore the impact of this new discovery, discuss alternatives to how it might have spread, and what all t…

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j********m
February 24, 2019
This has been my absolute favorite of The Great Courses lectures that I have completed so far. There is so much history here that was unknown to me; there are so many stories of the Plague as it spread throughout Europe that I had never heard before. Most important was the discussion of the effect of the plague on following European history in general. It changed everything. The lecturer is very entertaining and informative. This is one lecture series that you should be able to breeze through easily. Highly recommended!

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December 31, 2018

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April 30, 2018

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