Surveyors of the Liguasan Marsh (Asian and Pacific Writing,

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If you would like to find out more about current relations between Ireland and England, a simple search in any of these newspapers will produce great results. As harvests across Europe failed, the price of food soared. Led by the brilliant orator, Daniel O'Connell, growing numbers of Irish were demanding self-government for Ireland through repeal of the Act of Union. Herein lies an undeniable part of its power and some of the larger critical problems. Ireland became the unfortunate test case for a new Victorian zeal for free market principles, self-help, and ideas about nation-building.

Pages: 131

Publisher: Univ of Queensland Pr (September 1981)

ISBN: 0702215325

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