The disease was called the Black Death because one of the symptoms produced a blackening of the skin around the swellings.
The Black Death was spread by fleas that were carried by rats or other small rodents.
Nearly one third of the population died - about 200 million people in Europe.
7500 victims of the disease were dying every day.
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The black death was carried by the oriental rat flea which then was past onto the rats then humans
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1. The common nursery rhyme "Ring around the Rosy" was based on the Black Death.
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It is said that 100,000 people died in London and nearly 60,000 people died in norwich.The black death killed over a 1/3 of europes population.
The Facts of Death has 284 pages.
The Facts of Death was created in 1998-05.
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black death was spread by black rats. They were hosts of black death.
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No, Black Death and cholera are different. Black Death is Plague.
the black death
black death spread in Europe. black death killed 75 to 200 million people.
Yes, an animal could get the black death, many animals did get the black death.
black death caused people to be angry. Church was blamed for black death.
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.
The Black Death was very contagious.
The black death was epidemic.
the black death started in 1347
yes, black death was spread in whole Europe. Russia also got black death.
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The Black Death struck Europe in 1348, however the term "Black Death" was not used until the 16th Century, when it was coined by Danish & Swedish chroniclers. "Black" is corresponded with 'terrible' and 'dreadful,' and since the plague was terrible and dreadful (Black) and killed lots of people (Death), it came to be known as the Black Death.