Every one of you should protect himself from the air

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Every one of you should protect himself from the air; wormwood and chamomile should be burnt in great quantity in the marketplaces and in the houses. . . . Cold, moist, watery food is in general harmful. Going out at night, and even until three o’clock in the morning, is dangerous The plague caused the people of Aleppo the same disturbance. Oh, if you could see the nobles of Aleppo studying their books of medicine. They follow its remedies by eating dried and sour foods. The buboes which disturb men’s lives are smeared with
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on account of the dew. . . . Fasting is injurious and so is anxiety of mind, anger, and immoderate drinking and bathing. . . . Everyone should remember this, but especially those who reside on the coast, or upon an island into which the poisonous wind has penetrated. Armenian clay. Each man treated their health to make life more comfortable. They perfumed their homes with camphor, flowers, and sandal. They wore ruby rings and put onions, vinegar, and sardines together with the daily meal. Final Questions 1) How do these documents illustrate how people understood the “Black Death”? People didn't understand and it caused them to think it was something that they did. So they believe anyone. 2) List 2-3 questions you still have about the “Black Death” or how people understood it? 1) Who was patient zero? 2) How did patient zero get it? 3) What types of documents might you examine to try and answer these questions?
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I think I might look into historical books to find out how or why it started and who patient zero was.
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