Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks
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Texts in the City: Year of Wonders - The Wheeler Centre: Books, Writing, Ideas

Texts in the City: Year of Wonders - The Wheeler Centre: Books, Writing, Ideas | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Texts in the City is a weekly exploration of the classic texts – both old and new – that appear on the VCE English reading lists. This week, Toni Jordan joins Ruby Murray to talk about Geraldine Brooks' Year of Wonders.

 

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Eyam - Plague Village - Derbyshire

Eyam - Plague Village - Derbyshire | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
The Great Plague arrived from London at the Derbyshire village of Eyam in a parcel of cloth infested with fleas. This tragic tale is one of self sacrifice, from the villagers, and the rector's wife Catherin
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Eyam Museum

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Teacher's pack available from the Education page. Includes photographs, victim list, village map and more.
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Texts in the City: Year of Wonders - The Wheeler Centre: Books, Writing, Ideas

Texts in the City: Year of Wonders - The Wheeler Centre: Books, Writing, Ideas | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Writer, reviewer and editor Matthia Dempsey joins Jenny Niven to discuss themes of class, faith, transformation and free choice in Geraldine Brooks' 17th century plague drama, Year of Wonders.
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Sunday School: Year of Wonders - ABC Melbourne - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Sunday School: Year of Wonders - ABC Melbourne - Australian Broadcasting Corporation | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
English teacher Kate Dullard chats with Libbi Gorr about Year of Wonders, another text from the 2012 VCE English reading list.
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BBC - History: Civil War and Revolution

BBC - History: Civil War and Revolution | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Discover the reasons behind the English Civil War. What were its causes, and which's kings life did the battles claim?
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How the Black Death Worked

How the Black Death Worked | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
How did the black death spread? - Once the Black Death hit Europe, it spread rapidly. How did the Black Death spread?
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How a village destroyed itself to save a nation

How a village destroyed itself to save a nation | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
An English village made a grim but noble sacrifice sealing themselves in to a death trap to save their fellow countrymen.
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Journal of a plague year

Journal of a plague year | Year of Wonders - Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Alfred Hickling is stunned by Geraldine Brooks' tale of the black death village that sacrificed itself for the health of a nation, Year of Wonders...
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Eyam plague -the story

When the plague hit the village of Eyam,a public meeting was held at which it was pointed out that if everyone fled the village to save themselves then the p...
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Eyam - Plague Village - Derbyshire

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The Great Plague arrived from London at the Derbyshire village of Eyam in a parcel of cloth infested with fleas. This tragic tale is one of self sacrifice, from the villagers, and the rector's wife Catherine Mompesson...........
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