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Detecting plague : palaeodemographic characterisation of a catastrophic death assemblage.

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The archaeological definition of a plague should be possible from skeletal populations, because the age profile of a population afflicted by a catastrophe will be different to that of a community exposed to a more normal mortality. The authors show how this can be done using a Bayesian statistical analysis

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