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Department of Anthropology

Setting the stage for medieval plague: Pre-black death trends in survival and mortality

Sharon N. DeWitte Article first published online: 15 JUL 2015 DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22806 © 2015 Wiley Periodicals, Inc

Dr. Sharon DeWitte’s paper, published in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology ( DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22806 ), was covered by New Scientist ( )

Plague may not be solely to blame for Black Death’s mortality


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