In Search of History: Scourge of the Black Death
In an age when medicine is making amazing gains, could a new disease as deadly as the plague reappear? This comprehensive History Channel documentary explores the possibility of just such an occurrence. The program traces the black death's still-murky origins; its devastating spread across Egypt, Asia Minor and eventually Europe; and the scourge's lasting consequences. In addition, scientists discuss the most recent breakthroughs in the fight to prevent a pandemic.
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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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- Age appropriate
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- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it