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The Irish Potato Famine Explained: World History Review

A short history of the Irish Potato Famine which hit Ireland from 1844-1849. Perfect for students, life long learners and the cray cray on the internets. Subscribe to ...

The Great Potato Famine 1845-1851


Irish Potato Famine


Irish Famine film

A short film produced by Pathe News around 1905 that brought attention to famine in Ireland in that year. The film has been altered and is used to draw ...

The Great Famine and the coffin ships

5th/6th class - history - the famine eras of change.

The Great Starvation - Re-defining The Irish Famine

Over 30 years Afri has been joined by thousands of people to walk the famine road through the Doolough Valley in County Mayo. It is a walk like no other, ...

The Great Famine

A video for 2nd year students on the Famine.

Drought and Famine: Crash Course World History #208

In which John Green teaches you a little bit about drought, which is a natural weather phenomenon, and famine, which is almost always the result of human ...

The Great Irish Famine: History of Modern Ireland - Facts, Genocide, 1847 (1997)

In Ireland, the Great Famine (Irish: an Gorta Mór) was a period of mass starvation, disease and emigration between 1845 and 1852. About the book: ...

Irish Workhouse Centre - Portumna

A short film about the Irish Workhouse made with the help of the Galway Film Centre. Our web address is www.irishworkhousecentre.ie. Find us on Facebook at ...

Irish Famine

Brief clip on the causes and effects of the Irish Famine of 1845.

Mao's Great Famine


Skibbereen - Victoria S2 Ep6 [1080p]

The final few scenes from the \

The Irish Potato Famine


The Great Hunger - Wolfe Tones

Wolfe Tones singing The Great Hunger. About the Irish famine, from their album, Across The Broad Atlantic, {1976}. It was in the year 1845 a great hunger came ...

How an Ottoman Sultan Helped Ireland During the Great Famine

The Great Famine in the mid-19th century was one of the most devastating events in Irish history. Between 1845 and 1852, potato blight hit the island's potato ...

Famine and Plague in the 14th Century

Great Famine and Bubonic Plague.

History of the Irish Potato Famine in 1 minute

www.heresthethinghistory.com Here's the thing about the Irish Potato Famine. In the early 1800s, English lords owned the majority of the land in Ireland.


This lecture discusses the terrible hardships Irish tenants faced in the years leading up to the Great Potato Famine (1845-1850), and how the oppressive system ...

The Great Famine of Europe

FSU's Food and Society's Project on World Hunger.

An Gorta Mór - The Great Famine - TG4

A documentary from TG4, Ireland's Irish language television service, in which a singer revisits the famine of the 1840s and accepts a challenge to compose and ...

5. The Great Famine

The Great Irish Famine 1945-49 along with causes and consequences.

Unit 3: Irish Potato Famine

This video is part of a MOOC on the \

01 The Irish in America: Long Journey Home: The Great Hunger

1998 - Public Broadcasting Service.

The Story of the Feature film \

FEATURE FILM ”FAMINE ” Genres: Drama, History,Action Language: English Country: Ireland,Turkey Runtime: 2h 10 m ...

Choctaw Indians helped Irish in Great Famine

Father Jim O'Donnell spoke in front of the Celtic Cross in Cleveland's Flats that commemorates those who died in the Irish Potato Famine. In his sermon at the ...

Frank Dikotter - Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe

Frank Dikotter discusses his book, \

Ireland Potato Famine Memorial, Dublin

The haunting images of the millions impacted by the Potato Famine in Ireland in the mid 1800's are captured here in this short video by author and Edgertron's ...

Atlas of the Great Irish Famine

The Atlas of the Great Irish Famine was presented to President Michael D Higgins at the Áras an Uachtaráin on Tuesday November 29th.

Mao's Great Famine

Mao's Great Famine.

Was the Irish Potato Famine an Act of Genocide?

Between 1845 and 1852, more than a million people died in the Irish Potato Famine. The cause was a fungus that obliterated the country's primary cash crop.

Week 8, Lecture 35 - The Famine

The 35th part of the 'Ireland in Rebellion: 1782-1916' lecture series delivered by Professor Patrick Geoghegan, Department of History, Trinity College Dublin ...

Skibbereen (The Great Famine) - Uilleann Pipes, Jim McKenna

An Irish folk song about The Great Hunger - An Gorta Mór | Jim McKenna is a Boston area piper | Composer of \

Arrival of the potato blight in Ireland- Irish Famine

Short Irish History clip from DVD Days of Hunger. This video tried to explain how the potato blight got to Ireland.

**The Fields of Athenry** - The Irish Famine

A short film to accompany the song 'The Fields of Athenry'.

irish famine

irish famine.

Hubie Synn Warns a Great Famine is Coming to America

The Wandering Prophet Hubie Synn joins the Revelation in the News panel to share a startling word that America is about to be shaken like never before.

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