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‘This calamitous year’: plague, doctors and death
29 June, 2015 @ 5:30 pm£10
An evening of expert lectures and displays exploring London’s Great Plague of 1665.
Browse new displays from the RCP’s collections on plague and listen to expert talks to discover the role of physicians and apothecaries in combatting the spread of the plague in 1665 and beyond.
Lecture: Physicians and the Plague, Katie Birkwood, RCP rare books librarian
Lecture: London’s Great Plague, Dr Stephen Porter, historian and writer
More speakers TBC
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