A Journal of the Plague Year (Paperback)

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A Journal of the Plague Year (Paperback)


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"Having thus, as I have said, laid in a store of bread, butter, cheese, and beer, I took my friend and physician's advice, and locked myself up, and my family, and resolved to suffer the hardship of living a few months without flesh-meat, rather than to purchase it at the hazard of our lives."

History repeats itself

Learn what occurred in 1665 London,

  • How the plague arrived

  • How it propagated

  • What measures the local government took

  • How quarantines were enforced before there was GPS.

  • The effect on economic sectors

  • The effect on international travel and trade

And much more.

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This edition includes a Top Quotes section, about 10% in length of the text.

It also includes a Book Summary, about 10% in length of the text.

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It has an 11-point beautiful Caslon typeface, a larger size than most other editions. Simply compare:

Page size Page count Paper area in sq. in. Comparison Font

Auroch 6 9 214 11,556 ------ 11-point

Dover 5 8.2 192 7,872 32% smaller smaller

CreateSpace 6 9 120 6,480 44% smaller smaller

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Product Details ISBN: 9781989862186
ISBN-10: 1989862187
Publisher: Auroch Press Limited
Publication Date: March 25th, 2020
Pages: 216
Language: English