BUBONIC PLAGUE

By:Rachael , Emily

What is the Bubonic plague ?


Affects rodents, but fleas can transmit the disease to people. They infect others very rapidly. The plague causes fever and a painful swelling of glands called buboes, which is where the name came from. It also causes spots on the skin that are red at first and then turn black.

The bubonic plauge affected all of Europe.It killed an estimated 25 million people, or 30–60% of the Europe.Eventually , people started to blame the jews for the black death.The pesants would dance and sing songs so they could be cured.
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