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The ‘Great Plague of London’ in Greenwich and Deptford 1665-1666

Zell, M. & Davies, J. ORCID: 0000-0003-1607-906X (2022). The ‘Great Plague of London’ in Greenwich and Deptford 1665-1666. Archaeologia Cantiana, CXLIII, pp. 78-92.


The subject of this paper is clearly a very topical one given our current experience of the coronavirus pandemic. Readers will no doubt compare and contrast the public health policies of the authorities and people’s reactions to the threat three and a half centuries ago – and those now.

Publication Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright 2022, the authors.
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D111 Medieval History
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
Q Science > QR Microbiology > QR180 Immunology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Departments: School of Health & Psychological Sciences > Nursing
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