Apparitions of death and disease :
the great hunger in Ireland /
|Main Creator:||Kinealy, Christine.|
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Hamden, CT: Quinnipiac University Press, 2014.
Ireland's Great Hunger Museum / Niamh O'Sullivan, Grace Brady.
This essay provides an overview of the devastating period in Irish history that is simply remembered as the 'Great Hunger'. Christine Kinealy provides a chronology of the Famine, examines the causes and consequences of this tragedy, and asks how could a famine of this magnitude occur at the center of the British Empire? Why did Ireland starve?--back cover.
Quinnipiac University Faculty.
Series editors: Niamh O'Sullivan, Grace Brady.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 35-36).
Physical description: 39 p. : col. ill., facsims. ; 28 cm.
Portion of title: Great hunger in Ireland
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