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The Great Hunger: Ireland: 1845-1849

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ISBN13: 9780140145151
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An account of one of the worst disasters of all time - the Irish potato famine of the 1840`s, during which time more than a million people died. This book traces the suffering, courage, blundering stupidity and tragedy, whose effects on Ireland, the United States and England are still visible.

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Dake, July 10, 2008 (view all comments by Dake)
This book is still the classic in the field. From the english response to the famine, through the coffin ships, the author provides a strong narrative and well documented approach to this disaster.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780140145151
Other:
Woodham, Charles
Author:
Woodham-Smith, Cecil
Author:
Woodham, Charles
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
London
Subject:
History
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
Famines
Subject:
Ireland History Famine, 1845-1852.
Subject:
Ireland Emigration and immigration.
Subject:
World History-Ireland
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
19920931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
7.78x5.14x.90 in. .76 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , An account of one of the worst disasters of all time - the Irish potato famine of the 1840`s, during which time more than a million people died. This book traces the suffering, courage, blundering stupidity and tragedy, whose effects on Ireland, the United States and England are still visible.
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