The Graves Are Walking: The Great Famine and the Saga of the Irish People
Describes the Great Irish Potato Famine that began in 1845 and discusses how the combined forces of bacterial infection, political greed, and religious intolerance started a disaster that killed twice as many people as died during the American Civil War.
|Location||Call Number||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Woodmere||941.5081 KEL||Adult||Checked out||01/02/2014|
|ISBN:||080509184X : HRD|
|Physical Description:||xii, 397 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.|
|Publisher:||Henry Holt, 2012.|
Irish > Migrations > History > 19th century.
Ireland > Emigration and immigration > History > 19th century.
Famines > Ireland > History > 19th century.