News of the Black Death reached Europe about a year before the disease itself did. It spread across the Mediterranean area very quickly, by ship, and then overland more slowly to the north. People usually heard of it before it arrived.
I have read (sorry, I cannot remember where) that there were walled towns and cities that drew up the drawbridges over their surrounding moats, and treated the Black Death as though it had been a besieging army, keeping out everyone and everything until it passed, which was usually a period of some months. A very few such communities were able to survive without sickness and death because they were warned.
The Black Death affected people of all ages.
They believed many people to be witches. Hence "black" death.
Most people thought the Black Death was a punishment by God and so were always trying to be good. Most people were scared of the Black Death!
People immune to the black death were not affected.
black death spread in Europe. black death killed 75 to 200 million people.
black death caused people to be angry. Church was blamed for black death.
Approx 20 million people died from the black death.Twinz46
The Black Death killed approximately 75 million people.
1 in 3 people were killied by the black death
There were lots of different ways that people found out about the black death.
i think around 25 million
the black death was famous because it killed millions of people.
The Black Death was passed to people by bites from rat fleas.
Black death struck in Africa, Asia, and Europe.
there were lot of people involved in the black death over 2/3 of the world was wiped out because of the black death.
Black Death caused people to fear god. People thought it was punishment from god.
it spreaded by people wearing other peoples clothes and touching people who have died from black death
When Black Death spread. People thought it as anger of god.
the black death also called the bubonic plague was called black death for the black pustueles that formed all over your body
The plague was called the Black Death for two possible reasons. It was a bad death, and thus "black." The victims developed black buboes before death and quickly turned black after death.
in 1347 Black Death had reached most parts of Europe. Due to no knowledge about Black Death many people died.
Black Death caused bloody vomit fever and tumors. Black Death killed 75 to 200 million people.
no, as if now. No new case has been noted of black death.
i think of the black death is bad and yer
The Black Death killed millions of people in Europe.