13 edition of The family in the Western world from the Black Death to the industrial age found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-294) and index.
|LC Classifications||HQ503 .G68 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 309 p. :|
|Number of Pages||309|
|LC Control Number||91042443|
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Get this from a library. The Family in the Western World from the Black Death to the Industrial Age. [Beatrice Gottlieb] -- Explores the social history of Europe and Colonial America from the onset of the Black Death to the beginning of the Industrial Age, shedding light on.
Gottlieb, B. () The Family in the Western World from the Black Death to the Industrial Age. Oxford University Press, New York. Gould, R. () Some current problems in by: - Black Death can be understood as the ultimate example of medieval connectivity - Black Death marked the end of the old world and the beginning of a new one that would require new systems of government, bodies of knowledge, and forms of art - caused by a microbe Y.
pestis carried by fleas etc & manifested itself in different ways. The Black Death was a bubonic plague pandemic, which reached England in June It was the first and most severe manifestation of the Second Pandemic, caused by Yersinia pestis term "Black Death" was not used until the late 17th century.
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The Western world is also known as the Occident (from the Latin word occidens, "sunset, West"), in contrast to the Orient (from the Latin. The Industrial Revolution, now also known as the First Industrial Revolution, was the transition to new manufacturing processes in Europe and the United States, in the period from about to sometime between and This transition included going from hand production methods to machines, new chemical manufacturing and iron production processes, the increasing use of steam power and.
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