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Plague: Bring Out Your Dead

A lecture on the ravages of bubonic plague and attempts at a cure

The fearsome Black Death continually devastated the world's population and was responsible for the death of millions;
What did people think caused plague? How could you cure it?

And how did the work of nineteenth-century German micro-bacteriologist, Robert Koch, lead to the discovery of the truth about this deadly disease....?


Assistant Curator Kirsty Chilton | talks | www


Date and Time:

31 August 2005 at 2:00 pm


1 hour



Old Operating Theatre, Museum & Herb Garret
9a St Thomas' Street
020 7188 2679

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Old Operating Theatre Museum, at time of talk

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