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A farewell to famine

by Jim Rees

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Published by Arklow Enterprise Centre in Arklow .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wexford (Ireland : County),
  • Wicklow (Ireland : County),
  • Arkansas,
  • Southwest, Old,
  • Iowa,
  • United States,
  • Ireland,
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans
    • Subjects:
    • Irish Americans -- Southwest, Old -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Irish Americans -- Iowa -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Famines -- Ireland -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Ships -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Passenger lists.,
    • Wexford (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Wicklow (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Arkansas -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-172).

      Statementby Jim Rees.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF396 .R44 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination174 p. :
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL869010M
      ISBN 100952202956, 0952202905
      LC Control Number95153804
      OCLC/WorldCa30155812

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