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The great mortality : an intimate history of the Black Death, the most devastating plague of all time /
John Kelly.
edition
1st Harper-Perennial ed.
imprint
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 2005.
description
xvii, 364, 16 p. : ill., map. ; 20 cm.
ISBN
0060006927, 0060006935, 0060006935 (pbk.), 9780060006938, 9780060006938 (pbk.)
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imprint
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 2005.
isbn
0060006927
0060006935
0060006935 (pbk.)
9780060006938
9780060006938 (pbk.)
contents note
Oimmeddam -- "They are monsters, not men" -- The day before the day of the dead -- Sicilian autumn -- Villani's last sentence -- The curse of the grand master -- The new galenism -- "Days of death without sorrow" -- Heads to the west, feet to the east -- God's first love -- "O ye of little faith" -- "Only the end of the beginning" -- The plague deniers.
catalogue key
5339869
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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