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The hunger

Author: David Rees
Publisher: London : GMP, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ireland in the 1840s, where the beleaguered population fell victim to massive famine following the spread of an uncontrollable potato blight. Against this harsh background of turmoil, starvation and disease, an English landowner and an Irish peasant struggle to keep not only themselves and those around them alive, but also the love they feel for one another in a society and era that violently condemn it.
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Genre/Form: History
Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rees, David, 1936-1993.
Hunger.
London : GMP, 1986
(OCoLC)556230387
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Rees
ISBN: 0854490086 9780854490080
OCLC Number: 13095104
Description: 189 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Rees.

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Ireland in the 1840s, where the beleaguered population fell victim to massive famine following the spread of an uncontrollable potato blight. Against this harsh background of turmoil, starvation and disease, an English landowner and an Irish peasant struggle to keep not only themselves and those around them alive, but also the love they feel for one another in a society and era that violently condemn it.

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