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Was 1789 All Due To Wheat Ergot?

Was 1789 All Due To Wheat Ergot?

One of the key triggers of the French Revolution, celebrated in history, was bread, or a lack of it; but asks Mike Alexander, might a common fungus have had something to do with it? In the run up to that seminal uprising, celebrated in French and world history and preceded by la Grande Peur (great […]

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