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No Fighting Chance
No Fighting Chance  

No Fighting Chance, Ireland’s Lady of the Lake Disaster of 1833 retells the notable maritime disaster that befell Irish emigrants by drawing from period correspondence, newspaper reports and advertisements, as well as other reference materials. The shipwreck is known as the “little Titanic” because of its similar encounter with an iceberg in the North Atlantic and where both ships rest today.

The book attempts to describe the circumstances that forced these individuals to pull up roots from their humble villages and towns, a decade before the Great Famine and retell for their individual and collective perspectives. Their hopes, fears, aspirations and challenges are presented in many of the chapters...pgs 209  (Surname List)

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