Provence and the Black Death

City Country Culture

Provence and the Black DeathCity Country Culture

In the Vaucluse mountains, a long dry stone wall runs the length of the landscape. This is a wall erected against an invisible enemy: the plague. In the 18th century, a massive outbreak wiped out a third of the population of Marseille, and today, the wall still stands as a monument to the many victims of that epidemic. 

Duration :

14 min

Available :

From 30/04/2021 to 29/03/2023

Genre :

Documentaries and Reportage

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