The Great Plague

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  • The Great Plague- 1665
    • Causes
      • Miasma or supernatural/religious causes
    • Treatment
      • Bloodletting through leeches
      • Using frogs to draw out poison
      • Great Fire of London 1666 beloved to killed bacteria causing the plague
      • Plague doctor
    • Differences between Black Death and plague
      • Gov more organised: quarantine more effective, bodies collected and buried, gatherings banned
      • People locked out of houses to stop spread
      • Recognised the connection between dirt and disease


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