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Black death survivors and their descendants went on to live longer the black death, a plague that first devastated europe in the 1300s, had a silver lining seen in the middle ages. The black plague, also known as the black death, is a disease caused by the bacterium yersinia pestis subsequently, cats were outlawed in many parts of europe, and huge numbers of cats. Outbreaks of black death in medieval europe may have been triggered by faraway weather patterns and hungry gerbils bubonic plague was a serial visitor in european middle ages | science news. The black death was a widespread epidemic of the bubonic plague this was spread by a bacteria which was found on the fleas which rats carried the plague was fatal and had huge effects on.
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Just as it was during the 14th thru 16th centuries in western europe and just as it is today, death was and still is a big thing to fear the effects of the black death on medieval. Geneticists are continuing to document the effects of the black death on europe's population today analysis has shown that genetic diversity in england is much lower than it was in the. The 14th century eruption of the black death had a drastic effect on europe's population, irrevocably changing the social structure it was, arguably, a serious blow to the catholic church.
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