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Ireland's arctic siege : the big freeze of 1947

Author: Kevin Corrigan Kearns
Publisher: Dublin, Ireland : Gill & Macmillan, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Irish winter of 1947 was the coldest and longest of the 20th Century. Kevin Kearns gets behind the headlines to reveal in tremendous detail the hardship, depravation and loss of life that gripped  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Corrigan Kearns
ISBN: 0717148637 9780717148639 9780717154487 0717154483
OCLC Number: 759159688
Description: 383 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Big freeze of 1947
Responsibility: Kevin C. Kearns.

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"Reveals tales of heroism and tragedy - a fascinating read" Richard Oakley, The Sunday Times

 
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