This event marks the 350th anniversary of the publication of John Graunt’s London Bills of Mortality in 1662.
Part Two: Contemporary Mortality
Speakers present the current ‘state-of-the-art’ of mortality studies in the UK, Europe and beyond, with consideration to the influence of Graunt.
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