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Title: The beginning of Malta's worst plague outbreak in 1675
Authors: Grima, Joseph F.
Keywords: Patients -- Malta -- History
Malta -- History -- Knights of Malta, 1530-1798
Plague -- Malta -- History
Yersinia infections -- Malta -- History
Public health -- Malta
Issue Date: 2019-12-22
Publisher: Allied Newspapers Limited
Citation: Grima, J. F. (2019, December 22). JThe beginning of Malta's worst plague outbreak in 1675. Sunday Times of Malta, pp. 56-57.
Abstract: On December 24, 1675, Christmas Eve, the physician Dr Giacomo Cassia was called by a prosperous Valletta merchant of textiles Matteo Bonnici, to attend to his sick 11-year-old daughter who had suddenly fallen ill with a high fever. This is the beginning of Malta’s worst plague outbreak in 1675.
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