Star of the Sea : A Postcolonial/Postmodern Voyage into the Irish Famine
This page was created by Heather Campbell. The last update was by Austin Gerth.
Biology of the Famine
In this section we will explore the scientific aspect of the Famine, providing a relatively in-depth look at some of the relatively neglected characters in the story of Ireland’s great 19th Century tragedy: disease, blight, and the potato itself. This information is organized into two main sections: