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Artificial playing surfaces aren't just frowned upon at the highest levels, they're avoided like the bubonic plague — more on that later.
But of more immediate concern was the bubonic plague that had descended on his hometown of Unna, claiming at least one of Nicolai’s favored students among its many victims.
As the losses pile up, the metaphorical disease becomes increasingly frightening; losing begins being like polio and ends by being like bubonic plague.
The first evidence of bubonic plague in San Francisco in 22 years was discovered in an autopsy on a dead rat found in the Marina district, Public Health Director Ellis D. Sox announced yesterday.
Brit Solli, of the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo says in a press release that the advent of bubonic plague in the 14th century could have later contributed to population declines as well as reduced the demand for mountain goods.
Not since the bubonic plague of the mid-14th century—the Black Death—had such a fearsome pestilence devastated mankind.
Explain how climate change in Central Asia triggered the spread of bubonic plague to Europe.
European governments had implemented public health measures since the 14th century, when the Italian city-states took measures to control the spread of bubonic plague through quarantines.
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: a very serious disease that is spread especially by rats and that killed many people in the Middle Ages
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