TITLE

Volcanoes Bring Black Plague

PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Current Science;2/9/2001, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the occurrence of the black plague due to volcanic eruptions. Factors causing the outbreaks of the disease; Conditions fostering the growth of rodents; Effect of the northern jet stream on the climates of Europe and the Middle East.
ACCESSION #
4073730

Tags: BLACK Death pandemic, 1348-1351;  VOLCANOES

 

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