The great hunger: Ireland 1845-1849

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Harper & Row, 1962 - Business & Economics - 510 pages
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The story of the 19th century Irish potato famine including discussions on its cause and its political, social, and economic effects.

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User Review  - jcbrunner - LibraryThing

An excellent case study in compassionate conservatism of how the English, unaffected by the potato famine upheld their purity in the belief about the free markets and watched from afar in horror how ... Read full review

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User Review  - William Dearth - Goodreads

Horrific is an oft overused term today but it is the perfect word to describe this extraordinary account of the Irish famine. I guarantee that it was a much more complex set of circumstances ... Read full review

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SIR CHARLES TREVELYAN
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FAMINE FUNERAL AT SKIBBEREEN
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