The Town of the Dead

The Town of the Dead

April 25, 2019

Rats and Fleas Helped Spread the Disease

Claudia Tegtman, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Filed under History

The Black Death caused a panic throughout Europe and Asia when 12 ships arrived from the Black Sea to the Sicilian port of Messina in the year of 1347. Although many people rumored a plague to be in their midst, it wasn’t any act...

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