Newscast from the Past

Season 1 Episode 3

September 19, 1356

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September 19, 1356
The Hundred Years War is at an end, with the French surrendering at Poitiers. An examination of the final day explains that a new technology emerged from this war: the long bow (a commercial for the long bow appears shortly after).

The Black Plague spreads through Europe, reducing the populace to a stricken amalgamation without doctors. In a related story, another doctor is profiled for his own, shall we say, questionable medical practices.moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Richard Goodman (II)

Richard Goodman (II)

Robert of Fairfield

Henry A. Anderson

Henry A. Anderson

Richard of Essex [Episodes 1-3 and 6]

Mary Sit

Mary Sit

Wen Chi [Episodes 1, 4-5]

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