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Anne, Princess of Variolation


By Catherine Curzon (alias Madame Gilflurt)

Word count: 669

Rating: G

Summary: The introduction of variolation to the Western World

Whilst writing my book, Life in the Georgian Court, smallpox was never far away from my research notes (metaphorically, of course). 765 kata lagi


Adieu, Madam - The Life and Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu is one of my favourite historical figures. I first read a book about her in high school, and then I probably wrote four or five essays on her in university. 1.176 kata lagi


May 26 in history

451   Battle of Avarayr between Armenian rebels and the Sassanid Emire.

113 5 Alfonso VII of León and Castile was crowned in the Cathedral of Leon as… 904 kata lagi


Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and Immunization Advocacy

Today’s guest post is written by Lisa Rosner, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of History at Stockton University. Recent publications include The Anatomy Murders (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009) and… 1.550 kata lagi

History Of Medicine