EP 62: A Plague Debate
Patrick and Dennis examine which pandemic from which historical period had the greater impact on the world, The Bubonic Plague of of the Middle Ages or the Spanish Influenza of 1918. How do they compare in death tolls? What influence did the 100 Years War and World War One have on the people? Which pandemic had a larger impact on art and culture? Were the pandemics a positive factor in economic growth?