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Title: "Paddy's Lament, Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to Hatred"
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: GOOD
Publisher:  HARVEST BOOKS
ISBN Number: 0156707004 / 9780156707008
Seller ID: 9780156707008
Ireland in the mid-1800s was primarily a population of peasants, forced to live on a single, moderately nutritious crop: potatoes. Suddenly, in 1846, an unknown and uncontrollable disease turned the potato crop to inedible slime, and all Ireland was threatened. Index.