Thank you for the opportunity to help you with your question!
When the disease arrived in Europe in October 1348, no one had any
idea what was going on. Unfortunately the disease managed to kill many people
in Europe and other parts of the world because of the fact that even the physicians
at that time did not understand the biology of the disease. I think that as
much as the plague caused so many deaths, it serves the purpose of letting us
know the importance of understanding the biology of disease causing pathogens with
the aim of controlling and treating dangerous contagious diseases for a better secured
Please let me know if you need any clarification. I'm always happy to answer your questions.