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The Irish potato famine: a cause-and-effect investigation

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Publisher:
Lerner Publications,
Pub. Date:
[2017]
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
770L
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In the mid-1840s, potato blight ruined the crops of impoverished farmers across Ireland. Many families went hungry without their main source of food. Disease struck down people weakened by starvation as the government struggled to address the problem. Would the country ever recover? To understand the impact of a disaster, you must understand its causes. How did the system of landlords and tenants contribute to the disaster? How did British views of the Irish keep leaders from providing suitable aid? Investigate the disaster from a cause-and-effect perspective and find out!

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ISBN:
9781512411195
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.5, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
770L
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Last Update 2018-05-25 23:28:53PM
Last Indexed 2018-06-17 00:50:22AM

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subject_facet Disaster victims -- Ireland -- History -- 19th century, Famines -- Ireland -- History -- 19th century, Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. -- History. -- 19th century, Ireland -- History -- Famine, 1845-1852, Late blight of potato -- Ireland
title_display The Irish potato famine : a cause-and-effect investigation
title_full The Irish potato famine : a cause-and-effect investigation / by Jill Sherman
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