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Albert Camus
   wrote   
The Plague
1947. 'La Peste'. An existentialist classic about suffering
Plague
   of   
Locusts
Daniel Defoe
   wrote   
A Journal of the Plague Year
Thought by some to be non-fiction it is actually a fictionalised account of one man's experiences of the year 1665, in which the Great Plague struck the city of London.
Plague of Justinian
   occurred in   
541-542
The plague’s final death toll is estimated to have been 25 million people in Europe and Asia.
Last Plague Pandemic
   occurred in   
1855-1959
This last great bubonic plague epidemic was responsible for more than 12 million deaths.
Antonine Plague
   occurred in   
165-180
Death toll approx 5 million. A devastating epidemic that made a major contribution to the decline of the Roman Empire. This deadly disease raged for 15 years, from 165 to 180, wiping out up to one third of the population in many areas
The Mars Volta
   sang the song   
A Plague Upon Your Hissing
Damned in Any Language (A Plague on Words)
   featured on   
Damnation and a Day
2003
Plague
   in Portuguese is   
Praga
Richard Adams
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
The Plague Dogs (1982)
Based on the 1978 book
The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
   starred   
André Morell, Diane Clare and Brook Williams
Director: John Gilling. Also starred Jacqueline Pearce, John Carson & Alexander Davion. Plot: Young workers are dying because of a mysterious epidemic in a little village in Cornwall. Doctor Thompson...
Jabberwocky (1977)
   has the tagline   
Jabberwocky: the Monster So Horrible That People Caught the Plague to Avoid It
Ring-a-Ring-a-Rosey
   possibly originated from   
The Symptoms of the Bubonic Plague
Ephesian Plague Phantoms
   was/were   
Plague-bringing Demons
Brought the plagues that haunted the town of Ephesus
Antoine-Jean Gros
   painted   
Bonaparte Visiting the Plague Victims of Jaffa
1804, oil on canvas; Louvre, Paris
1563
      
Plague Outbreak in England
80,000 people succumbed
Louise Erdrich
   wrote   
The Plague of Doves
2008
Albert Camus
   wrote   
The Plague
1947
1st Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Water to Blood
2nd Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Frogs
3rd Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Lice
4th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Flies
5th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Disease and Pestilence
6th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Boils
7th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Hail and Thunder
8th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Locusts
9th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Darkness
10th Biblical Plague
   consisted of   
Death of the First Born
"Black Death" (plague)
   is caused by infection with   
Yersinia Pestis






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