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The Triumph of Death
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The Triumph of Death

"The Triumph of Death" (Dutch: "De triomf van de Doods") is a painting by Dutch artist Pieter Bruegel the Elder (c. 1525-1569 CE). Oil on panel. Made c. 1562 CE. 117 cm × 162 cm (46 in × 63.8 in). (Museo del Prado, Madrid)
Spread of the Black Death
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Spread of the Black Death

A map illustrating the spread of the Black Death plague from its origins in central Asia to western and then central Europe, 1347-1352 CE.
Tournai Citizens Burying the Dead during the Black Death
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Tournai Citizens Burying the Dead during the Black Death

The citizens of Tournai, Belgium, burying the dead during the Black Death of 1347-52 CE.
Spread of the Black Death in Europe
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Spread of the Black Death in Europe

A map showing the spread of the Black Death in Europe, c. 1347-1351 CE.
Triumph of Death, Fresco
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Triumph of Death, Fresco

Fresco from the Palazzo Sclafani (Palermo), c. 1446 CE, now in the Galleria Regionale della Sicilia.
Persecution of Jews during the Black Death
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Persecution of Jews during the Black Death

Medieval manuscript Gilles Li Muisis, c. 1350 CE MS 13076-77, fol. 12v Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique.
Game Review: A Plague Tale: Innocence
Articleby Jan van der Crabben

Game Review: A Plague Tale: Innocence

A Plague Tale: Innocence is a true masterpiece of interactive storytelling. The video game (console versions on Amazon, PC version on Steam) takes the player back to medieval France. The country is troubled by both the Hundred Years' War...
Plagues in History: Activity for Online Teaching
Lessonby Marion Wadowski

Plagues in History: Activity for Online Teaching

This activity has been designed to fit a 30-45-minute slot for your class. It can be used by any teacher and educator and is suitable for online teaching. Included in this pack: Vocabulary exercise Text comprehension questions...
Passing of Philosophy to Religion: The Death of Hypatia
Articleby Joshua J. Mark

Passing of Philosophy to Religion: The Death of Hypatia

The death of the philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria (l. c. 370-415 CE) has long been considered the "passage of philosophy to religion", exemplifying the transition from the pagan values of antiquity to those of the new religion of Christianity...
Plagues in History
Collectionby Mark Cartwright

Plagues in History

Plagues have swept through humanity ever since communities have gathered together in concentrated groups. In this collection of resources, we look at just some of the pandemics that raged throughout Antiquity and the Middle Ages, from the...
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