Essay On The Middle Ages

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The Black Death According to the middle ages movie, the middle ages took place in Europe, they were also known as the Dark Ages. And the darkest times were the late middle ages. The reason why the late middle ages is considered so dark or not a good time to live in the middle ages is because of the Black Death. The black death is the worst catastrophe besides the children’s crusade. The black death killed millions of people, and there was so many dumb and pretty weird ideas for helping and getting rid of the black death that almost nobody lived. Here are the weird ideas to stop the black death to try to get rid of the smell of the dead and they dying the people carried flowers with them, to try and cure it they put mercury on them and put them in the in a oven, it turns out the oil was poisonous and the heat from the oven caused burns, since this was unknown to the doctors of the middle ages the used leeches, yes LEECHES to try and suck out the bad blood, and since leeches did not know bad blood from…show more content…
According to the book of diseases, there was vinegar and other scented liquids in the beak to block out the scent. The outfit covered the doctor’s entire body.The doctor drained the blood of the infected ones which killed them just like the leeches did. Out of all the events that happened in the late middle ages, the black death might have been the worst catastrophe in the middle ages but it was also a learning experience, to never wish to live in the late middle ages. The Black Death According to the middle ages movie, the middle ages took place in Europe, they were also known as the Dark Ages. And the darkest times were the late middle ages. The reason why the late middle ages is considered so dark or not a good time to live in the middle ages is because of the Black Death. The black death is the worst catastrophe besides the children’s

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