Which bacteria caused the plague? | Ken Follett’s Jouney Into the Dark Ages
Professor Johannes Krause was part of a team that used DNA to research which bacteria caused the Black Death, and explains why it was so devastating. Contains reconstructions of sickness and death which some viewers may find disturbing.Tweet
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One Family and the Black Death | Ken Follett's Jouney Into the Dark Ages
Author Ken Follett explores the impact of the Black Death in Britain through the lens of one family, the Cramners. Contains reconstructions of sickness and death which some viewers may find disturbing.