Why 536 was ‘the worst year to be alive’

@article{Gibbons2018Why5W,
  title={Why 536 was ‘the worst year to be alive’},
  author={Ann Gibbons},
  journal={Science},
  year={2018}
}
  • A. Gibbons
  • Published 15 November 2018
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