Sources & Suggestions for Further Research

Tracey J. Kinney

Further Reading

Littman, R.J., and M.L. Littman. “Galen and the Antonine Plague.” The American Journal of Philology 94, no. 3 (1973): 243-255.

Maddicott, J.R. “Plague in Seventh-Century England.” Past and Present 156 (August 1997): 7-54.

Manley, Jennifer. “Measles and Ancient Plagues: A Note on New Scientific Evidence.” Classical World 107, no. 3 (Spring 2014): 393-397.

McNeill, William H. Plagues and Peoples. New York: Anchor Books, 1976.

Rosen, William. Justinian’s Flea: Plague, Empire, and the Birth of Europe. Carlsbad, CA: Brécourt Academic, 2007.


Creighton, Charles. A History of Epidemics in Britain from A.D. 664 to the Extinction of the Plague. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1891. Retrieved 28 February 2019 from

Members of the English Church. Library of Fathers of the Holy Catholic Church, Anterior to the Division of the East and West. Volume III. Oxford: John Henry Parker / London: J.G.F. and J. Rivington, 1840.

Procopius. History of the Wars. Volumes I & II. Transl. H.B. Dewing. London: William Heinemann Ltd. / Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1914. Retrieved 30 November 2018 from

Sellar, A.M. ed. Bede’s Ecclesiastical History of England: A Revised Translation. Oxford: George Bell and Sons, 1907. Retrieved 30 November 2018 from


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