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The Resource Apparitions of death and disease : the great hunger in Ireland, Christine Kinealy

Apparitions of death and disease : the great hunger in Ireland, Christine Kinealy

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Apparitions of death and disease : the great hunger in Ireland
Title
Apparitions of death and disease
Title remainder
the great hunger in Ireland
Statement of responsibility
Christine Kinealy
Title variation
Great hunger in Ireland
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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GTA
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Kinealy, Christine
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Ireland's Great Hunger Museum.
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  • Famines
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
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Apparitions of death and disease : the great hunger in Ireland, Christine Kinealy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 35-36)
Contents
Introduction -- Ireland before 1845 -- The onset of the great hunger -- Blight returns -- Black '47 -- The changing face of famine -- Black '49 -- The famine killed everything -- Chronology of the great hunger
Control code
ocn897276104
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
39 p.
Isbn
9780990468615
Other physical details
col. ill., facsims.
Label
Apparitions of death and disease : the great hunger in Ireland, Christine Kinealy
Publication
Note
  • 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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 35-36)
Contents
Introduction -- Ireland before 1845 -- The onset of the great hunger -- Blight returns -- Black '47 -- The changing face of famine -- Black '49 -- The famine killed everything -- Chronology of the great hunger
Control code
ocn897276104
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
39 p.
Isbn
9780990468615
Other physical details
col. ill., facsims.

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