Islands: A Collection of Short Stories

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The Inquiry ultimately took no action against Colonel Taylor or his troops. Gaelic or Irish, once the island's spoken language, declined in use sharply in the nineteenth century as a result of the Famine and the creation of the National School education system, as well as hostility to the language from leading Irish politicians of the time; it was largely replaced by English. Randolph fell in love with music when he was seven years old, with two tape recorders in his bedroom to...

Pages: 159

Publisher: Knights Pr; First edition (presumed) edition (December 1984)

ISBN: 0915175061

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