Blasket memories :
the life of an Irish island community /
edited by Pádraig Tyers.
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Dublin : Boulder, Colo. : Mercier Press ; c1998.
Irish American Book Co.,
The first part of this book is based on the writings of Seán Ó Criomhthain who describes the difficulties experienced by the fishing community of Blasket Island; the second part consists of interviews with Seán Ó Criomhthain, Nóra Ní Shéaghda, a mainlander who taught for many years in the island school; Seán Ó Guithín, who was one of the last group to leave the Island in 1953; and Cáit Bean Ui Naoilchairáin, widow of the author of Twenty years a-growing.
Physical description: 190 p. ; 20 cm.
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