Exploring History
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Exploring History

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Let’s Put The Rats On Trial

It’s 1508 and the town of Autun, France, has a big problem. Or, rather, many small problems: an army of rats is slowly but surely munching its way through the barley harvest that is supposed to feed the population during the long winter, leaving the French town on the brink of starvation.

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Giulia Montanari

Thirty-something public registrar in Italy. Can’t parallel park to save my life. Join Medium with my referral link: https://medium.com/@tanarx/membership