Image: Copper engraving of Doctor Schnabel, a plague doctor in seventeenth-century Rome
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7W2 iCourse and ONLN
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A lecture course focusing on Europe in the age of bubonic plague (from 1348 to 1720), with emphasis on changes in climate, food supplies, public health, epidemic disease, demography, and economy. The last third of the course will be devoted to the religious and artistic responses to disaster.