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In which year was the Black Death pandemic?
1348
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In which year did the Great Plague return?
1665 to 1666
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What were the two main types of plague?
Bubonic and Pnuemonic
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What caused the Plague pandemics?
Fleas from rats imported through ships
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What did people believe caused illness and disease
Miasma, Alignment in the stars, Punishment from God
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Who were flagellants?
Groups of people who wipped themselves to repent from their sins, as they believed God would relieve them from illness
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What did people do to prevent illness?
Carry round posies in their pocket as they felt nice smells would protect them from the miasma
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