Wat is dit voor site? Wij zoeken de goedkoopste boeken op internet. Luck of the Irishvonden we het goedkoopst op Bol.com voor €39.09. We hebben gezocht in nieuwe en tweedehands boeken. Rechtsonderaan de pagina kan je het boek direct bestellen via Bol .com.

Luck of the Irish

Engels | Hardcover | 9781477123539 | 439 pagina's

Ronnie Carroll - 9781477123539

 

Engels | Hardcover | 9781477123539 | 439 pagina's

Luck of the Irish

World War II has produced unspeakable horrors. The war ended 67 years ago yet still more human dramas are. emerging. The personal consequences to families and individuals, of their nature, were not the subject of historical record. But nevertheless pain and sorrow was deep and lasting. Our story covers the experiences of an Irish family forced to emigrate. They could barely afford to eat let alone clothe themselves. From this anguish and despair they found that they'd landed in England right at the outbreak of war.

We follow the consequences of the evacuation to the children. The two boys experienced cruelty, violent beatings and deprivation. One of the two girls was abused by a paedophile. They were both then confined in a convent for five years. Noel and Ronnie had eventful military experiences and Mary and Clare had hapless and very unfortunate marriages. Mrs Carroll on her own, performed miracles to create a home and an income for the family, in the absence if the father who had gone off and volunteered for the army.

Many families paid a high price for the government policy of evacuation; ostensibly "for their protection" But none suffered more than the Carroll family. Ronnie's family, including his wife of 44 years, died around him. In sadness and desolation he foresaw only a lonely old age in front of him - then came a phone call from Australia

 

 Levertijd:   Verwacht over 10 weken

39.09

Luck of the Irish Engels | Hardcover | 9781477123539 | 439 pagina's
TaalEngels
BindwijzeHardcover
Verschijningsdatumseptember 2012
Aantal pagina's439 pagina's
Aanbevolen leeftijd0 - 2 jaar
IllustratiesNee
AuteurRonnie Carroll
UitgeverXlibris Corporation
Extra groot lettertypeNee
Gewicht798 g
Verpakking breedte152 mm
Verpakking hoogte29 mm
Verpakking lengte229 mm



Laat hier je e-mail adres achter en de prijs die je voor het boek wil betalen. Wij laten je dan automatisch weten wanneer het boek voor jouw prijs beschikbaar is.



  Bekijk alle opties  Afrekenen  Voeg toe aan lijst 

Gerelateerde producten