The Great Hunger - The Irish Potato Famine (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

 The failure of te Irish potato crop precipitated a serious famine crisis the following year.

Citation:
Editors. "The Great Hunger - The Irish Potato Famine". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1500, accessed 05 December 2016.]