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John Kelly: "The Great Mortality" (HarperCollins)

March 25, 2005

The Black Death killed a third of the known global population in the middle of the 14th century. A writer specializing in science and medicine draws on first-hand accounts to paint an intimate portrait of the greatest natural disaster to...

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