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Imagine yourself alone on a street corner coughing up bloody mucous each timeyou exhale You are gasping for a full breath of air but realizing that is not possible yougive up your fight to stay alive Youre thinking why is this happening to me That is howthe victims of the Black Death felt The Black Death had many different effects on thepeople of the Middle Ages To understand the severity of this tragic epidemic you mustrealize a few things about the plague You should know what the Black Death is the causeof the plague the symptoms the different effects it had on the people and the preventionsThe Black Death also known as the Black Plague or the Bubonic Plague whichstruck in 1349 and again in 1361-62 ravaged all of Europe to the extent of bringinggruesome death to many people of the Middle Ages The Black Death struck in 1349 andagain in 1361-62 but was restricted just to Europe Rowse 29 It was a combination ofbubonic septicaemic and pneumonic plague strains Gottfried xiii that started in the eastand worked its way west but never left its native home One of the things that made theplague one of the worst was that there were outbreaks almost every ten years Rowse 29but still restricted to Europe It is thought that one-third to one-half could have possiblydied by the plague Strayer and Munro 462 with some towns of a death rate of up to 30or 40 percent Strayer and Munro 462 Very few who were infected with the plagueactually survived more than one month after receiving the disease Strayer and Munro462 The Black Death was an incredible event that effected everyone on either aphysicalor emotional level or both The Black Death was more terrible and killed morepeople than any war in history Strayer and Munro 462 The plague was so horrible andterrifying that people said it made all other disasters in the Middle Ages seems mild whencomparing it to
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