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Mystery of the black death

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Mystery of the black death

[Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, 2002.

1 videocassette (60 min.] : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

Geneticist Stephen O'Brien delves into the reasons why some individuals managed to survive the excruciating Black Death while others were dying all around them. Uses historical records, family archives, and modern genetics to conduct a case study that uncovers previously unknown elements of the scourge and its mysterious link to HIV immunity in today's population.

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ISBN:

978-0-7806-4051-1

Title:

Mystery of the black death [videorecording] / Tigress productions for Thirteen WNET Television in association with Channel 4.

Publisher:

[Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, 2002.

Physical:

1 videocassette (60 min.] : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

Notes:

Originally broadcast as an episode of TV program: Secrets of the dead.

ParticipantNote:

Narrator, Liev Schreiber.

Summary:

Geneticist Stephen O'Brien delves into the reasons why some individuals managed to survive the excruciating Black Death while others were dying all around them. Uses historical records, family archives, and modern genetics to conduct a case study that uncovers previously unknown elements of the scourge and its mysterious link to HIV immunity in today's population.

Subject:

Black death--England.

Subject:

Epidemics--History.

Subject:

HIV (Viruses)--Genetics.

AE:PersName:

Schreiber, Liev.

AE:CorpName:

WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

AE:CorpName:

Channel Four (Great Britain)

AE:CorpName:

PBS Home Video.

AE:UnifTitle:

Secrets of the dead (Television program)

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