We regret that due to the technical limitations of our site, we are unable to offer eBooks or Audio Downloads to customers outside of the UK.

For further details please read our eBooks help.

Robert Whyte's Famine Ship Diary 1847: The Journey of an Irish Coffin Ship (Paperback)
  • Robert Whyte's Famine Ship Diary 1847: The Journey of an Irish Coffin Ship (Paperback)

Robert Whyte's Famine Ship Diary 1847: The Journey of an Irish Coffin Ship (Paperback)

,
£8.50
Paperback Published: 01/01/1994
  • Not in our warehouse

We can order it and send it to you within 10 days

  • This item has been added to your basket
Check availability At your local shop

The voyage of the 'coffin ship' Ajax, from Dublin to Grosse ele, the Canadian quarantine station as described in the contemporary diary of one of the passengers, Robert Whyte. Whyte was a Protestant gentleman of education and position, as well as being a professional writer who intended to publish his diary. The diary appeared in 1848. It is signed in the author's own handwriting and features vivid descriptions of the spectacular scenery along the way and the striking delineations of the passengers, the crew and the suffering travellers.

Publisher: The Mercier Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781856350914

You may also be interested in...

Your review has been submitted successfully.

View your review