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The Irishman's daughter : a novel

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Unabridged.

Ireland, 1845. To Briana Walsh, no place on earth is more beautiful than Carrowteige, County Mayo. The small farms that surround the centuries-old Lear House are managed by her father, agent to the wealthy, reckless Sir Thomas Blakely. Tenant farmers sell the oats and rye they grow to pay rent to Sir Thomas, surviving on the potatoes that flourish in the remaining scraps of land. But when the potato crop falls prey to a devastating blight, families Briana has known all her life are left with no food, no resources, and no mercy from the English landowner, who seems indifferent to everything except profit.

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Warsaw Public Library AUDCD FIC ALE (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781684417421
  • Physical Description: 13 audio discs (16 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Minneapolis, Minnesota] : Highbridge Audio, [2019]

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Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Lucy Rayner.
Summary, etc.:
Ireland, 1845. To Briana Walsh, no place on earth is more beautiful than Carrowteige, County Mayo. The small farms that surround the centuries-old Lear House are managed by her father, agent to the wealthy, reckless Sir Thomas Blakely. Tenant farmers sell the oats and rye they grow to pay rent to Sir Thomas, surviving on the potatoes that flourish in the remaining scraps of land. But when the potato crop falls prey to a devastating blight, families Briana has known all her life are left with no food, no resources, and no mercy from the English landowner, who seems indifferent to everything except profit.
Subject: Daughters > Fiction.
Ireland > History > Famine, 1845-1852 > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Historical fiction.


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