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Review Essay: Frank M. Snowden’s ‘Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present’, by David O’Kane (2020)

Snowden, Frank M. (2019) Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present. New Haven and London: Yale University Press. At the beginning of the present global pandemic, the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, was among many who warned about the impact of the Covid-19 virus on Africa.[1] This was all consistent with […]