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Penelope's Hat

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Language: English

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All graphics are taken from real hallmarks. Under this relief plan, Ireland was divided into 130 separate administrative areas, called unions, since they united several church parishes together. Who are and were the Scots, the Welsh, the Irish and the English? The poor still lived as tenants-at-will, subject to the whim of the landlord. Peasants who ate the rotten produce sickened and entire villages were consumed with cholera and typhus.

Pages: 440

Publisher: Simon & Schuster (September 1991)

ISBN: 0671726161

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