Sunday July 12, 2020

Radio review: There’s gold in them thar Wicklow hills

‘‘My grandfather went to work one day – he’d worked for 28 years in the same place – there was no place to go,” says Sandy Harsch. Then she says something more chilling. ‘‘My mother’s education stopped.”

7th June, 2008

‘‘My grandfather went to work one day – he’d worked for 28 years in the same place – there was no place to go,” says Sandy Harsch. Then she says something more chilling. ‘‘My mother’s education stopped.”

The Depression of 1929-39 transformed America from a rip-roaring economy to a stumbling beggar. In the Roaring Twenties, says Harsch, 40 per cent of American wealth was owned by...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 6 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago