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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

Taught by a celebrated medievalist, go on an unforgettable excursion into the time period of the plague, its full human repercussions, and its transformative effects on European civilization.

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a********m
July 5, 2018
This was a fascinating look at an event whose consequences reverberate into today, but which so many of us know little about. The professor does an excellent job of describing how the Black Death profoundly affected society from the economy to religion to art and more. I especially loved the primary source material that was included, which really brought the horror of the the plague to life. Yes, it was repetitive at points, but this doesn't bother me since it helps me commit the information to memory.

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c********m
June 22, 2018
Excellent. I have taught medieval history and the Black Death in university and would highly recommend this as a general introduction to the topic. Insightful, comprehensive, and humorous (watch for the movements of the stuffed rats!).

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a********m
May 22, 2018

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