At the end of the pandemic, all was well — 2 Comments

  1. I was just watching a programme about the Black Death. Historians now estimate above 60% extrapolation from the only real data in Europe. That of the Will Rolls for the City of London. The Cross Rail caused an exploration of sites unopened since, having in the past been held as too dangerous. That 60% was with a competent King in charge who managed the thing as best he could.

  2. It is hard to imagine how much more developed Europe might be now if there had not been such a body blow to the societies and economies of that time.

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