The Black Death or the Bubonic Plague
Symptoms, effects, consequences, cure and medical treatment information
The Black Death / Bubonic Plague - Symptoms, consequences, cure and medical treatment in Elizabethan London
World and Medieval History of the Black Death and Bubonic Plague - How the disease spread and Nationalities affected
Black Death and Bubonic Plague - Modern day symptoms, cure and medical treatment
Black Death or the Bubonic Plague?
Introduction and Information
The Bubonic Plague also referred to as the Black Death has been included on william-shakespeare.info due to the terrible and major consequences that the disease had on his life. The Black Death received its name due to the combination of symptoms suffered by the victim, but in fact the disease comes in three different forms of the great plague hence the confusion between whether the disease is called the Black Death or the Bubonic Plague. The information regarding the Black Death has been split into three main categories. A synopsis of each category is detailed below enabling visitors to locate the exact subject of their choice.
This terrible great disease has plagued mankind for centuries. Its spread in Europe and Asia killed millions of people and had dire consequences on commerce and populations. Comprehensive information on this subject has been provided covering the history, spread, consequences, cure and medical treatment across the World. What symptoms, effects, cure and medical treatment was available in medieval society? How does medieval treatment differ from the modern day? Information has been provided in all of these areas and divided into three main sections. We recommend that you view the information on the Elizabethan section covering medical treatment provided by the medieval physician - once you have read about the treatments and seen the picture of the medieval physician you will be very pleased that you live in 21st Century society! We also recommend the following Middle Ages website for additional information which can be accessed from the sitemap:
The Black Death and Bubonic Plague in Elizabethan London