Brendan Ó Cathaoir - History - 1999 - 201 pages
Based on a wide selection of resources, this record of the Great Famine provides a graphic picture of conditions in the Irish countryside as the crisis developed. It combines ...
Tim Pat Coogan - History - 2012 - 288 pages
During a Biblical seven years in the middle of the nineteenth century, Ireland experienced the worst disaster a nation could suffer. Fully a quarter of its citizens either ...
Peter Gray - History - 1995 - 191 pages
Explores the conditions which led to the potato famine of 1845 and its devastating effects on the people of Ireland
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
Robin F. Haines - History - 2004 - 606 pages
"Charles Trevelyan, the assistant secretary to the Treasury during the Famine years, has received the bulk of the blame for the government's parsimonious response to the ...
Christine Kinealy - History - 1997 - 200 pages
Examines the historiography of the Irish Famine and its relevance now, in the context of the longer-term relationship between England and Ireland.
Cathal Póirtéir - History - 1995 - 283 pages
This is the most wide-ranging series of essays ever published on the Great Irish Famine and will prove of lasting interest to the general reader. Leading historians, economists ...