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Away : a novel

Author: Jane Urquhart
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1994, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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An Irish family escapes the potato famine by emigrating to Canada. The novel traces its contribution to the culture of its adopted land--from Irish sense of humor to Irish idealism--the latter leading one of its members to engage in political assassination.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Urquhart, Jane.
Away.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1994, c1993
(OCoLC)625123727
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Urquhart
ISBN: 0670855049 : 9780670855049
OCLC Number: 30607320
Description: 356 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: by Jane Urquhart.

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An Irish family escapes the potato famine by emigrating to Canada. The novel traces its contribution to the culture of its adopted land--from Irish sense of humor to Irish idealism--the latter leading one of its members to engage in political assassination.

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