The Impact of Plague in Tudor and Stuart England

Paperback | September 1, 1992

byPaul Slack

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This is a classic study of a disease which had a profound impact on the history of Tudor and Stuart England. Plague was both a personal affliction and a social calamity, regularly decimating urban populations. Paul Slack vividly describes the stresses which plague imposed on individuals,families, and whole communities, and the ways in which people tried to explain, control, and come to terms with it.

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This is a classic study of a disease which had a profound impact on the history of Tudor and Stuart England. Plague was both a personal affliction and a social calamity, regularly decimating urban populations. Paul Slack vividly describes the stresses which plague imposed on individuals,families, and whole communities, and the ways i...

Paul Slack is at Exeter College, Oxford.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:460 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 1.06 inPublished:September 1, 1992Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:019820213X

ISBN - 13:9780198202134

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