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The famine plot : England's role in Ireland's greatest tragedy /

"A bold new history of the great famine that holds the British government accountable"--Jacket. Full description

Main Author: Coogan, Tim Pat, 1935-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Edition: 1st ed.
Contents: Setting the scene -- Born to filth -- A million deaths of no use -- Five actors and the orchards of hell -- Meal use -- Evictions -- The work schemes -- The workhouse -- Soup and souperism -- The Poor Law cometh -- Landlords targeted -- Emigration : escape by coffin ship -- The Propaganda of famine.
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