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The Black Death: a turning point in history?

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
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Table of Contents

Plague in Florence: a literary description by G. Boccaccio.
Plague in Siena: an Italian chronicle, by A. di Tura del Grasso.
The chronicle of a French cleric, by J. de Venette.
The plague and World War: parallels and comparisons, by J. W. Thompson.
The Black Death as a major event in world history, by Y. Renouard.
The plague as a recurrent phenomenon, by É. Carpentier.
The plague deemphasized, by E. A. Kosminskii.
European crisis: the plague or moral decline? By R. Delatouche.
Malthusian pressure and population decline, by M. M. Postan.
Malthus denied, by D. Herlihy.
"Germany: the Flagellants and the persecution of the Jews," by P. Ziegler.
Germany: the Black Death and a structural revolution in socio-economic history, by F. Lütge.
France: a fiscal and constitutional crisis, by J. B. Henneman, Jr.
Spain: a temporary setback, by C. Verlinden.
England: a decisive turning point, by G. A. Holmes.
England: preplague population and prosperity, by J. C. Russell.
Orvieto: institutional stability and moral change, by É. Carpentier.
Siena: stability and dislocation, by W. M. Bowsky.
Egypt: crisis in a Muslim land, by A. L. Udovitch.
Suggested additional readings (p. 126-128)

Edition Notes

Series
European problem studies

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
616.9/232/094
Library of Congress
RC172 .B67

The Physical Object

Pagination
128 p.
Number of pages
128

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL5704792M
Internet Archive
blackdeathturnin00bows
ISBN 10
0030850002
LC Control Number
70150037
Library Thing
468628
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