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 ...
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.
Edward Purdon - Famines - 2000 - 80 pages
This short account provides in convenient and readable form the story of the disaster of the Great Famine: its causes, the inadequate official response to it, the forced ...
Christine Kinealy - History - 1997 - 192 pages
Examines the historiography of the Irish Famine and its relevance now, in the context of the longer-term relationship between England and Ireland.
Thomas Edward Jordan - History - 1997 - 379 pages
From the 1841 census, the author has constructed a ten-variable index of the quality of life in each of Ireland's thirty-two counties and four provinces. The index is repeated ...