Irish Potato Famine

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ABDO, Sep 1, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
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This title examines an important historic event, the Irish Potato Famine. Readers will learn the history of Ireland leading up to the famine, key players and happenings during the famine, and the event's effect on society. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Features include a timeline, facts, additional resources, web sites, a glossary, a bibliography, and an index.
  

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Contents

A Devastating Tragedy
6
History of Ireland
14
On the Brink of Disaster
24
An Spáinneach the Potato
32
An Gorta Mór the Great Hunger
40
Great Britains Role
54
Bound for Foreign Shores
68
The Irish in America
76
Timeline
96
Essential Facts
100
Additional Resources
102
Glossary
104
Source Notes
106
Index
110
About the Author
112
Copyright

The Legacy of the Great Famine
88

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