Treasures Evening: This Calamitous Year

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Treasures Evening: This Calamitous Year

This evening talk brings together a group of experts to commemorate the anniversary of London's Great Plague of 1665. They'll be discussing the major epidemic of bubonic plague which ripped through London, killing almost 25 percent of it's population. Hear how the plague spread like wildfire and listen to specialists in bioarchaelogy and human history recreate the lives of the poor who lived at the time. The talk is part of a season marking Plague 350. 


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