The Great Famine
Ireland's Potato Famine, 1845-51Book - 1995
Discusses the potato famine that struck Ireland in 1845, resulting in the starvation deaths of over a million Irish citizens, the displacement of thousands, and the immigration of over one million to America and Australia.
Publisher: New York : Viewer Books, 1995
Branch Call Number: 941.5081 PERCI
Characteristics: 192 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Great famine, 1845-51
Notes: Originally published: BBC Books, ©1995