Black Plague


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the epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western Europe

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For example, after the Black Plague (1346-1353), which killed half of Christendom's clergy, bishops were eager to get men back into the sanctuary.
Those economic and ecological conditions don't exist today, and the existence of antibiotics and public health systems make another massive outbreak of the Black Plague unlikely in modern times.
Most British historians agree that 1812 was the worst year in their country's history, even more destructive than the Black Plague of 1349.
A Harvard Medical School study revealed red meat will kill you more efficiently than an atomic bomb or the Black Plague.
Though infectious diseases have always been of concern for human survival - black plague, influenza go back centuries - it is only in the latter part of the twentieth century that emerging infectious diseases were noted to be increasing in incidence and geographic range.
TWO AWOL Crusaders Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and best friend Felson (Ron Perlman) find their homeland ravaged by the Black Plague.
Dubbed the first European cultural route, it fell into decline as the Black Plague and Reformation religious wars swept over 16th century Europe, only to see an upsurge in usage by modern-day pilgrims and hikers in late 20th century.
10 Season Of The Witch (15) Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and friend Felson (Ron Perlman) are Crusaders who return to discover the Black Plague has ravaged the land.
SEASON OF THE WITCH (15, 94 MINS) BEHMEN (Nicolas Cage) and friend Felson (Ron Perlman) are Crusaders who turn their backs on the church and return home to discover that the Black Plague has ravaged their beloved land.
SEASON OF THE WITCH (15) NICOLAS Cage and Ron Perlman play Crusaders who turn their backs on the church and return home to discover that the Black Plague has ravaged their beloved land.
Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and best friend Felson (Ron Perlman) are Crusaders who turn their backs on the church and return home to discover that the Black Plague has ravaged their beloved land.
SEASON OF THE WITCH (15) Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and best friend Felson (Ron Perlman) are Crusaders who turn their backs on the church and return home to discover that the Black Plague has ravaged their beloved land.
Giving up on the church after Behman wonders why they are killing women and children, they find the Black Plague is rampant in their homeland.
The Black Plague and the Dark Ages are mere representations of the horror and evil that the colour can represent in a different context.
Those people who poisoned wells, caused the Black Plague and need Christian children's blood to bake matzahs.