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Ireland unhinged : encounters with a wildly changing country

Author: David Monagan
Publisher: Dublin : Transworld Ireland, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An extended travel essay and memoir written with insight, humour and humanity, this text tells the story of an American family abroad in formerly impoverished Ireland as the country was seized by a Klondike mentality in which an entire populace threw off old restraints and hungered for new wealth.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Monagan
ISBN: 9781848271074 1848271077
OCLC Number: 751520864
Description: 1 volume ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Monagan.

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Takes us on a journey through Ireland, a country that in the space of a few years has fallen from the dizzy heights of the 'bouncy-castle' boom to the bewildering depths of the crash. This title  Read more...

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"Ireland Unhinged is incisive, wry, and witty, but also coldly surgical and it repeatedly and perfectly catches the zeitgeist of an Ireland hell-bent on self-destruction. Monagan sees it all: the Read more...

 
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