SLEEPING ON A VOLCANO
PROG 2 IRELAND
A radio programme
BBC Programme Number: 98WT6938
First broadcast on 1998-05-26
Recorded on 1998-05-20
Producer: H. ANDRASSY
Next in series: WHERE'S THE PARTY PROG. 3 GERMANY
Previous in series: PROG. 1 FRANCE
See more SLEEPING ON A VOLCANO programmes (4)
Five personal European views on the legacy of 1848. Produced by Hannah ANDRASSY.
Programme 2 (of 5): Ireland. After the dramatic events of the Paris uprisings in the spring of 1848, only a handful of countries resisted the call to revolt. Gearoid O'TUATHAIGH explains how, despite famine, ddesperate poverty and political frustrations, revolution was averted in Ireland.
history programmes (genre)
1848 uprising (ireland)
1848 european uprisings
26 May 1998 21:20-21:40 (RADIO 3)
03 Aug 1999 21:45-22:05 (RADIO 3)
Hannah Andrassy (Producer)"