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The Event and its terrors : Ireland, famine, modernity / Stuart McLean.

Author/creator McLean, Stuart (Stuart John)
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoStanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press,
Descriptionx, 227 p. ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from eBooks on EBSCOhost
Subject(s)
Series Cultural memory in the present
Contents Writing after the Event -- This national disaster -- An Irish journey -- The most difficult people in the world -- Wild hunger -- In the theater of death -- Haunted -- Hungry ghosts and hungry women -- The coming Event (before and after).
General noteBased on the author's Ph.D. thesis in anthropology, Columbia University, 1999.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [199]-218) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2004008721
ISBN0804744394 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0804744408 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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