Death or Canada: The Irish Famine Migration to Toronto, 1847 by Mark G. McGowan
8vo. pp. 166. black & white illustrations. index. paperback wrs. [Toronto]: Novalis, .
Historian Mark McGowan delves beneath the surface of statistics and brings to light the stories of men and women who had to face a desperate choice: almost certain death from starvation in Ireland, or a perilous sea voyage to a faraway place called Canada.