Ashes of Remembrance
A NovelBook - 1999
The third book in the Galway Chronicles tells of the political and economic strife in Ireland and of the personal struggles of some of her most fascinating inhabitants.
This sequel to Only the River Runs Free and Of Men and of Angels follows the further adventures of Kate, Joseph, and the beloved characters of the village of Ballynockanor. Ashes of Remembrance offers a powerful portrayal of a people's faith and the resilience of the human spirit in the face of tragedy, betrayal, and separation. Set in a tumultuous time in Ireland's history, this novel follows the fight for freedom by passionate Irishmen and brings the heroism and heartbreak to life for modern readers. From the horror of famine, to the plots of ruthless men, this story gives a human face to the troubles that brought so many Irish people to the shores of America-troubles that continue to haunt England and Ireland today.