Sources & Suggestions for Further Research

Adrianna Bakos


Giovanni Boccaccio, The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio, transì. John Payne. Project Gutenberg eBook 

Guy de Chauliac, Chirurgia magna (London: Printed by Robert Ayer for Henry Dabbe and Richard Banckes, 1592), np.

Clement VI, Quamvis Perfidiam (1348) in John Aberth, The Black Death: The Great Mortality of 1348-1350 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005), 158-59.

Katharine R. Dean, Fabienne Krauer, Lars Walløe, Ole Christian Lingjærde, Barbara Bramanti, Nils Chr. Stenseth, Boris V. Schmid, “Human Ectoparasites and the Spread of Plague in Europe during the Second Pandemic,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115, no. 6 (February 2018): 1304-09.

Marchionne di Coppo di Stefano Buonaiuti, Florentine Chronicle

Pistoia, “Ordinances for Sanitation in a Time of Mortality,”

Mark Wheelis, “Biological Warfare at the 1346 Siege of Caffa,” Historical Review 8, no. 9 (2002): 971-75



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