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The best and worst books on bubonic plague

Lisa K. Schaffnit
 
Plagues and People
Plagues and People
"an introduction into the interaction between disease and populations"
The Black Death (Manchester Medieval Sources)
The Black Death (Manchester Medieval Sources)
"an excellent collection of translated primary sources from around Europe"
The Black Death 1346-1353: The Complete History
The Black Death 1346-1353: The Complete History
"very good epidemiological study"
The Black Death and the Transformation of the West (European History Series)
The Black Death and the Transformation of the West (European History Series)
"excellent!"
The Black Death
The Black Death
"very good overview of epidemiology of plague"
The Black Death in England, 1348-1500
The Black Death in England, 1348-1500
"a great collection of essays"
The Black Death 1348 - 1350: A Brief History with Documents: The Great Mortality of 1348-1350 - A Brief History with Documents (The Bedford Series in History and Culture)
The Black Death 1348 - 1350: A Brief History with Documents: The Great Mortality of 1348-1350 - A Brief History with Documents (The Bedford Series in History and Culture)
"another decent collection of primary sources in translation"
The Black Death
The Black Death
"a poor description with no bibliography or sources cited"
King Death: The Black Death And Its Aftermath In Late-Medieval England
King Death: The Black Death And Its Aftermath In Late-Medieval England
"a really great read: accurate information but not too technical for the amateur historian"
The Black Death and Pastoral Leadership: Diocese of Hereford in the Fourteenth Century (The Middle Ages Series)
The Black Death and Pastoral Leadership: Diocese of Hereford in the Fourteenth Century (The Middle Ages Series)
"a fantastic little volume illustrating the workings of a diocese in crisis"
A History of Bubonic Plague in the British Isles
A History of Bubonic Plague in the British Isles
"a thick tome, but wide-ranging information arranged chronologically.  details the history of the plague from 1348 to the Great Plague in 1665-6"
The Great Pestilence A D 1348 To 1349: Now Commonly Known As The Black Death
The Great Pestilence A D 1348 To 1349: Now Commonly Known As The Black Death
"a quite old survey of the disease, but still very useful information about demographic change"