The Year of the French
A NovelBook - 1989
Flanagan made an astonishing debut with this landmark novel, which was named the most distinguished work of fiction in 1979 by the National Book Critics Circle. The year is 1798, when a band of determined, romantic Irishmen rise up in County Mayo against their English rulers. The French, secure in the success of their own revolution, come to the aid of the Irish.
Publisher: New York, NY : Henry Holt, 1989, c1979.
Branch Call Number: PS3556.L3445 Y4317 1989
Characteristics: 516 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.