Western Civ

In this bonus episode, we take a quick look at how the Black Death altered medieval European medical practices, including changes in medical education, practice, hospitals, and the development of the public health system. 

Direct download: Medicine.mp3
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  3. Call for Educational Experiences Related to the Hundred Years War
Direct download: Announcement1.mp3
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In this episode, I provide a complete recap of the Black Plague story arc from beginning to end in a highly condensed format. This episode covers the scientific nature of Yersinia Pestis, the spread of the Black Death through Europe in the mid Fourteenth Century, and the consequences of the plague, both long and short term. 

Direct download: BlackDeathRecap.mp3
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In this episode we examine in more detail the short and long-term consequences of the plague. The Black Death has been credited with bringing about the end of the Middle Ages, which, as we will see, is both true and false. 

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Direct download: Episode_126.mp3
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In this bonus episode we look at games, sports and tournaments in the Middle Ages. 

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Direct download: MedievalSport.mp3
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