Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to HatredBook - 1982 | 1st ed
Ireland in the mid-1800s was primarily a population of peasants, forced to live on a single, moderately nutritious crop: potatoes. Suddenly, in 1846, an unknown and uncontrollable disease turned the potato crop to inedible slime, and all Ireland was threatened. Index.
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1982
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 941.5 G162
Characteristics: xvii, 345 p. ; 22 cm