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The trick of the Ga Bolga

Author: Patrick McGinley
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set against World War II, this is a tragi-comic tale of an Englishman who tries to start a potato farm in rural Ireland, and is mistaken for a hero by the locals - with bizarre consequences, escalating to accidental death, suicide, and murder.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick McGinley
ISBN: 0312818165 9780312818166
OCLC Number: 11315738
Notes: "A Joan Kahn book."
Description: 288 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Patrick McGinley.

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Set against World War II, this is a tragi-comic tale of an Englishman who tries to start a potato farm in rural Ireland, and is mistaken for a hero by the locals - with bizarre consequences, escalating to accidental death, suicide, and murder.

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