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A Death Dealing Famine by Christine Kinealy

Title A Death Dealing Famine
Author Christine Kinealy
Publisher Pluto Press
Release 1997-03-20
Category History
Total Pages 192
ISBN 9780745310749
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

Examines the historiography of the Irish Famine and its relevance now, in the context of the longer-term relationship between England and Ireland.

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