Children of the Poor Clares: The Collusion between Church and State that Betrayed Thousands of Children in Ireland's Industrial Schools

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The original 1985 edition of Children of the Poor Clares was the first book to expose the reality of the treatment of children placed in church care in Ireland’s post-independence horrendous industrial school system. Giving an intimate picture, covering over four decades, of life in one of these institutions, it documented the gross physical and… [more]