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The enduring images of the Spanish Civil War depict armed fighters of one kind or another. This podcast, however, follows the story of a different Irish experience – that of Hannah Ormsby, an Irish nurse who arrived in Spain in the summer of 1937. The savagery of the war ensured she would be treated no different than other antifascists. Hannah had to work in appaling conditions often under fire from snipers .

Paradise Lost (Part VIII)

“From the creator of the Irish History Podcast comes the story of Modern Ireland and its people written in death” 

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