Discover what caused the worst famine in 19th-century Europe. This book focuses on the Irish Famine, analyzing how it came about, describing it, and discussing its consequences on history. Investigate the timeline to understand crucial dates surrounding this famine. Read the debate section so you can consider the arguments and weigh the evidence about its role in history. Clear photographs, maps, contemporary views, a glossary, and tips for future research are included to help you to understand the importance of this turning point in history.Allen, Tony is the author of 'Irish Famine The Birth of Irish America', published 2006 under ISBN 9781403491442 and ISBN 1403491445.