The Fire Ship

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Language: English

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Within a decade, Ireland’s population dropped from over eight million to less than six million. It is a kind of watershed document; it frames an historical period that we can now see as having existed between the end of the Second World War and the mid to late 1980s, and it fairly predicts the new impulses and emergent energies of a new generation." -- Vincent Sherry, Villanova University "British Poetry has not been a part of American literary awareness for some time. She is also a translator of Spanish and South American Poetry.

Pages: 289

Publisher: Crown (April 28, 1992)

ISBN: 0517582678

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