Ireland"s agony.

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Ringrone Newspapers (1966) Ltd , Cheltenham (41 Rodney Rd, Cheltenham, Glos.)
Northern Ireland -- Politics and govern
SeriesSpecial brief -- no.31
The Physical Object
Pagination(1),51p. :
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Open LibraryOL21461467M

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The Great Famine: Ireland's Agony - Kindle edition by Ó Murchadha, Ciarán. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cited by: 7.

The Great Famine: Ireland's Agony examines this enormous human calamity anew. Beginning with the coming of the potato blight in and the resulting harvest failures that left the country's impoverished population numb with shock as well as foodless, it explores government relief measures that so often failed to meet the needs of the poor, leading in fact to many more Cited by: 1.

Ciarán Ó Murchadha’s aptly subtitled “Ireland’s Agony –52” proves him wrong. Building on new research from the last 15 years, Ó Murchadha has created a fine overview of the famine.

He brings a human dimension to the tragedy by providing names forAuthor: Rob Attar. Over one million people died in the Great Famine, and more than one million more emigrated on the coffin ships to America and beyond.

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The Great Famine: Ireland's Agony, By Ciaran Ó Murchadha. Continuum, 2pp, £ ISBN Published 2 June   Book Overview Over one million people died in the Great Famine, and more than one million more emigrated on the coffin ships to America and beyond.

Drawing on contemporary eyewitness accounts and diaries, the book charts the arrival of the potato blight in and the total destruction of the harvests in which brought a sense of numbing.

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It seemed to me then, as it does now, to bring together so much of the public agony and private experience of the Ireland of that time. Just a terrible parable of people on the dark side of history, who somehow amend it. This book is called ‘An Agony Continued’ because it was simply that: an agony.

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Beginning with the coming of the potato blight in and the resulting harvest failures that left the country's impoverished population numb with shock as well as foodless, it explores government relief measures that so often failed to meet the needs of the poor, leading in fact to many more deaths.

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