Tim Pat Coogan - History - 2012 - 276 pages
Combines the latest research with a narrative account of the Great Famine that identifies Britain's role in the national tragedy and how the famine still impacts the worldwide ...
Cormac Ó Gráda - History - 2000 - 302 pages
Moving away from the traditional narrative historical approach to the catastrophe, O Grada concentrates instead on fresh insights available through interdisciplinary and ...
Kathryn Miles - History - 2013 - 238 pages
The story of an infant born at sea highlights the efforts of crewpeople and passengers to secure the survival of Irish citizens fleeing from the potato famine through acts of ...
John Percival - History - 1995 - 192 pages
Describes the events and tragic consequences of the potato famine of 1845, and examines the long-term effects on Ireland's social and political structure
James S. Donnelly - History - 2001 - 292 pages
This important book provides a full account of the famine, combining narrative, analysis, historiography, and scores of contemporary illustrations.