Black Death


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Christina: A Medieval Life

Christina: A Medieval Life

Michael Wood traces the story of a real-life peasant of 14th-century Hertfordshire.

The Great Rising

4. The Great British Story: A People's History: The Great Rising

How Britain was transformed by the great devastation of the Black Plague.

Henry VIII to the Industrial Revolution

5. Michael Wood's Story of England: Henry VIII to the Industrial Revolution

Kibworth sees 17th century dissenters, an 18th century writer and knitting factories.

The Great Famine and the Black Death

3. Michael Wood's Story of England: The Great Famine and the Black Death

In 14th century Kibworth, a terrible famine is followed by the Black Death.

Romans to Normans

1. Michael Wood's Story of England: Romans to Normans

The history of Kibworth's first 1,000 years, with a Roman villa, Anglo-Saxons and Vikings.