The great hunger, Ireland 1845-9

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H. Hamilton, 1962 - Famines - 509 pages
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The Potato Famine almost certainly caused more civilian deaths in Europe than any event since the Black Death and until the influenza epidemic of 1918. The exact tally isn’t known, but Ireland was the ... Read full review

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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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Young Ireland in Business for Himself
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THOMAS SPRINGRICE 1ST BARON MONTEAGLE
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