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The Black Death - Worst plague in history
The black death was one of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resulting in the deaths of an estimated 75 to 200 million people and peaking in europein the years 1346–53 Although there were several competing theories as to the of the Black Death, analysis of DNA from victims in northern and southern Europe published in 2010 and 2011 indicates that the pathogen responsible was the yersina bacterium, probably causing several forms of plague
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The Renaissance is a period in Europe, from the 14th to the 17th century, considered the bridge between the middle ages and modern history. It started as a cultral event in in italy in the late middle ages and later spread to the rest of Europe, marking the beginning of the early modern period.
History of the Renaissance
Martin Luther 10 November 1483 – 18 February 1546) was a German professor of theology, composer, priest, former monk and a seminal figure in the protestant reformation. Luther came to reject several teachings and practices of the late age catholic church. He strongly disputed the claim that freedom from God's punishment for sin could be purchased with money
Luther and the Protestant Reformation: Crash Course World History #218
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