The Black Death

The Black Death was deadly Anybody can get it if they got bite my a flea

The black death followed a period of population growth in Europe which combined with two years of cold weather and torrential rains that wiped out grain crops resulted in a shortage of food for humans and rats this caused people and animals to crowd cities.

In 1346 rumors of a plague that started in china and spread throughout asia,persia,syria ,Egypt and india reached Europe all of india was rumored to have been depopulated.

the Black Death was to kill 1.5 million people out of an estimated total of 4 million people between 1348 and 1350 no medical knowledge existed in medieval England to cope with the disease after 1350 it was to strike England anther six times by the end of the century.

Up until recently the black death was thought to have been caused by rats that were very common in towns and cities when the facts bit into  their victims to was thought they were injecting them with the disease