HI 345 Black Death

Map of the movement of the black death

Kreis, Steven.  "Map of the Movement of the Black Death."  The History Guide: Lectures on Ancient and Medieval European History. 2000, updated February 28, 2006. The History Guide. 3 June 2009. http://www.historyguide.org/ancient/bdmap.html.  (author's permission granted, June 3, 2009) 

Encyclopedias and dictionaries


  • Encyclopedia of the Black Death, Ref RC 172 .B98 2012
  • Science and its Times, Ref Q 175.46 .S35 2000
  • Dictionary of the Middle Ages, Ref D 114 .D5
  • Medieval Italy: an Encyclopedia, Ref DG 443. M43
  • Medieval England: an Encyclopedia, Ref DA 129 .M43
  • Encyclopedia Judaica, Ref DS 102.8 .E496


  • Encyclopedia of Medical History,  Ref R 133.M34
  • Encyclopedia of Pestilence, Pandemics, and Plagues, Ref RA 652 .E535
  • Epidemics and Pandemics Ref RA 649 .H293         

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Journal Articles

Primary Sources

  • The Black Death: The Great Mortality of 1348-1350: A Brief History with Documents. John Aberth. 
    RC 172 .A34 2005 
  • The Black Death. Rosemary Horrox, editor and and translator.  RC 178.A1 B58 1994 (on reserve)
  • The Black Death: A Chronicle of the Plague. Compiled by Johannes Nohl, translated by C. H. Clarke.  
    RC 172 .N6313 2006 (on reserve)
  • Medieval Medicine: a reader. Faith Wallis, editor.  R 141 .M49 2010
  • A Source Book in Medieval Science.  Edward Grant, editor.  Ref Q 153 .G7 1974 (on reserve)

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