Póirtéir, Cathal  

Great Irish Famine


The first major series of essays on the Famine to be published in Ireland for almost fifty years and the most wide-ranging series ever published.


Leading historians, economists, geographers - from Ireland, Britain and the United States - have assembled the most up-to-date research from a wide spectrum of disciplines, including medicine, folklore and literature, to give the fullest account yet of the background and consequences of the Famine.


ISBN 9781856351119

About the Author

Cathal Póirtéir is a senior radio producer with RTÉ