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Unformatted text preview: • The “chevalier Roze” o Instrument Technology invented at the same time as the instrument that eases child out of womb o Nobleman volunteered after martial law imposed Used convicts and soldiers to clear cadavers from the streets o As secular media hero • Convicts and soldiers who cleared cadavers from the streets —95% died o The knight himself did not die • He was celebrated in European newspapers Marseilles plague: so murderous • Over 50% of those who could not escape got plague o 100,000 before o ~10,00 fled o 60,000/90,000 (2/3) got plague o around 50,000 died...
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course HIST-H 213 taught by Professor Charmichael during the Fall '11 term at Indiana.
- Fall '11