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The end of hidden Ireland [electronic resource] : rebellion, famine, and emigration / Robert James Scally.

By: Scally, Robert James.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995Description: 1 online resource (viii, 266 p.) : ill., map.ISBN: 0585323623 (electronic bk.); 9780585323626 (electronic bk.); 9780195055825 (cloth : alk. paper); 0195055829 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780195106596 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0195106598 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1601297092; 9781601297099; 9780195363647 (electronic bk.); 0195363647 (electronic bk.); 1280440562; 9781280440564.Subject(s): Ballykilcline (Ireland) -- History | Ballykilcline (Ireland) -- Emigration and immigration | Country life -- Ireland -- Ballykilcline -- History -- 19th century | Villages -- Ireland -- Ballykilcline -- History -- 19th century | Famines -- Ireland -- Ballykilcline -- History -- 19th century | Ireland -- History -- Famine, 1845-1852 | HISTORY | Vie rurale -- Irlande -- Ballykilcline -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Villages -- Irlande -- Ballykilcline -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Famines -- Irlande -- Ballykilcline -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Ballykilcline (Irlande) -- Histoire | Ballykilcline (Irlande) -- �Emigration et immigration | Emigranten | Hongersnood | L�andlicher Raum | Hungersnot | Auswanderung | Geschichte 1847-1848 | Irischer Einwanderer | Irland | Ballykilcline | USA | Social conditions History, 1846-1914 | Roscommon (Ireland : County)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: End of hidden Ireland.DDC classification: 941.6/5 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction; 1. The Townland; 2. The Land System; 3. Land and Society around Strokestown; 4 Ballykilcline: Deputies and Defendants; 5. "Rebellion" in Ballykilcline, 1836-1847; 6. Eviction; 7. Knowledge and Isolation; 8. The Way Out; 9. Liverpool and the Celtic Sea; 10. The Crossing: "Just Over a River"; Epilogue: Identity and Emigration; Notes; Index.
Summary: Traces the emigration of an entire Irish village at the time of the Great Famine from their home, through Liverpool, to America. The author's textured analysis of Irish society "from the bottom up" stresses changing mentalities and the hidden pressures of famine.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-259) and index.

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Introduction; 1. The Townland; 2. The Land System; 3. Land and Society around Strokestown; 4 Ballykilcline: Deputies and Defendants; 5. "Rebellion" in Ballykilcline, 1836-1847; 6. Eviction; 7. Knowledge and Isolation; 8. The Way Out; 9. Liverpool and the Celtic Sea; 10. The Crossing: "Just Over a River"; Epilogue: Identity and Emigration; Notes; Index.

Traces the emigration of an entire Irish village at the time of the Great Famine from their home, through Liverpool, to America. The author's textured analysis of Irish society "from the bottom up" stresses changing mentalities and the hidden pressures of famine.

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The end of hidden Ireland by Scally, Robert James. ©1995
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