No Place to Call Home: Gypsies, Travellers, and the Road Beyond Dale Farm

No Place to Call Home: Gypsies, Travellers, and the Road Beyond Dale Farm

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2013
ISBN
1851689494
ISBN13
9781851689491
They are reviled. For centuries the Roma have wandered Europe; during the Holocaust half a million were killed. After World War II and during the Troubles, a wave of Irish Travellers moved to England to build a better, safer life. They found places to settle down—but then, as Occupy was taking over ...more

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Katharine Quarmby is an author and journalist. She is a Royal Literary Fellow at the London School of Economics and Contributor at Mosaic Science magazine. Her latest non-fiction book, Hear My Cry, co-written with the 'honour violence' survivor, Diana Kader, was published in 2015, by Hachette Poland. No Place to Call Home, in which she investigated the relationship between Britain's settled people and Roma, Romanies and Travellers, asking why it is often so troubled - and what can be done to he...more