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. 2016 May;185(2):301-2.
doi: 10.1007/s11845-016-1427-5. Epub 2016 Mar 11.

William Wilde: Historian


William Wilde: Historian

L Geary. Ir J Med Sci. .


This essay attempts to assess William Wilde as a social historian. It examines some of his contributions to the discipline of history and looks particularly at 'The food of the Irish', which was published in the Dublin University Magazine in February 1854.

Keywords: Famine diseases; Ideology; Mortality; Potato; Social history; The Great Famine.

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