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By Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, John P. McKay, Bennett D. Hill, John Buckler, Clare Haru Crowston

ISBN-10: 0312683219

ISBN-13: 9780312683214

The most efficient for AP ecu historical past, A historical past of Western Society, 9th Edition remains unsurpassed in its integration of daily life within the wide sweep of Western history. The enduring allure of social heritage is reinforced within the re-creation with clean scholarship and worldwide views additional by way of new authors Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks and Clare Haru Crowston. Compelling writing wealthy with information about way of life is helping scholars determine with peoples of the earlier, whereas the authors' sustained cognizance to cultural, monetary, political, and diplomatic background guarantees a balanced, built-in narrative. an in depth healthy with the school Board’s path description, the hot version comprises attractive designated beneficial properties and a chain of Document-Based Questions (DBQs) that support scholars strengthen their historic research talents and get ready for the AP examination.

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Sixty hospitals served Paris in 1328—but probably not enough for its population of two hundred thousand. The many hospitals in the Iberian Peninsula continued the Muslim tradition of care for the poor and ill. Merchants in the larger towns of the German Empire, in Poland, and in Hungary also founded hospitals in the fourteenth century, generally later than those in western Europe. Sailors, long viewed as potential carriers of disease, benefited from hospitals reserved for them; in 1300 the Venetian government paid a surgeon to care for sick sailors.

Unfortunately, he died shortly after the return. At Gregory’s death, Roman citizens demanded an Italian pope who would remain in Rome. Between the time of Gregory’s death and the opening of the conclave, great pressure was put on the cardinals to elect an Italian. At the time, none of them protested this pressure, and they chose a distinguished administrator, the archbishop of Bari, Bartolomeo Prignano, who took the name Urban VI. Urban VI (1378–1389) had excellent intentions for church reform, but he went about this in a tactless and bullheaded manner.

Population losses caused by the Black Death led to increased productivity by restoring a more efficient balance between labor, land, and capital. What impact did visits of the plague have on urban populations? qxp 380 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50S 51R 52L 9/17/07 CHAPTER 12 2:40 PM • Page 380 T H E C R I S I S O F T H E L AT E R M I D D L E A G E S , 1 3 0 0 – 1 4 5 0 1427 and 1430 is fascinating.

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