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  - Gabi Coatsworth - Goodreads

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Review: The Great Hunger: Ireland: 1845-1849

User Review  - Nicolai Soriano - Goodreads

A very good book, not dry at all. I'd have preferred a bit more analysis about the effects that the famine conditions had on present-day Ireland (or at least present day at the time that the book was published), but that's a minor thing. Quite fascinating overall. Read full review

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SIR CHARLES TREVELYAN
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FAMINE FUNERAL AT SKIBBEREEN
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