The Irish Famine: The Birth of Irish America

The Irish Famine: The Birth of Irish America

by Tony Allan


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781403491534
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/28/2006
Series: Point of Impact Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.36(w) x 9.93(h) x 0.11(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

The Great Hunger     4
Rulers and Rebels     6
The Two Irelands     8
The Scourge of Poverty     10
The Potato to the Rescue     12
More Mouths to Feed     14
First Signs of Trouble     16
The Terrible Winter     18
Why Wasn't More Done to Help?     20
Across the Sea     22
A New Life in a New Land     24
The Ordeal's Slow Ending     26
The Great Debate     28
Find Out More     29
Timeline     30
Glossary     31
Index     32

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