The Question and Answer section for Year of Wonders is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Michael very upset because his wife, Elinor Mompellion, has recently died. Anna attempts to feed him apples so he can regain his strength and feel better.
Various plants are used throughout the text as remedies. What chapter does your question pertain to?
They did not know how far the plague had spread. People that had it may not have yet shown symptoms. The plague spreads by people moving out of an area. They quarantined a larger area than where the plague had been shown to try to contain all the...