COVID-19 Response at Fishpond.com.au

Read what we're doing...

The Return of the Black Death
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction. Chapter 1: Birth of a serial killer. Chapter 2: The Black Death crosses the Channel. Chapter 3: After the Black Death: the French connection. Chapter 4: Tentacles of the plague. Chapter 5: England under siege. Chapter 6: Portrait of an epidemic. Chapter 7: The Great Plague of London. Chapter 8: How bugs and germs operate. Chapter 9: Building an identikit of the killer. Chapter 10: Debunking history. Chapter 11: Bubonic plague - a myth revisited. Chapter 12: DNA analysis - a red herring. Chapter 13: The true story of an historic village. Chapter 14: The surprising link between AIDS and the Black Death. Chapter 15: Assembling the jigsaw puzzle. Chapter 16: The Black Death in hiding. Chapter 17: Why did haemorrhagic plague suddenly disappear? Chapter 18: The dangers of emergent diseases. Chapter 19: The return of the Black Death? Chapter 20: Is there something more terrible than the Black Death? Further reading. Index.

About the Author

Professor Christopher Duncan is Emeritus Professor of Zoology at Liverpool University. He has written over 200 published papers and seven books. Susan Scott is a Social Historian specialising in demography. She has written 30 published papers and three books.

Reviews

"...fascinating book...a gripping read..." (Perioperative Nursing, September 04) "...combines historical and biological research to undermine what we have long believed..." (Ancestors, Dec 05)

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling The Return of the Black Death: The World's Greatest Serial Killer on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond.com, Inc.
Back to top