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What is the conflict in "Angela's Ashes"?

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The main ongoing conflict in Frank McCourt's novel Angela's Ashes is his mother's ongoing battle to keep her children from starving while her husband, McCourt's father, a semi-functional alcoholic,...

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The conflicts in Angelas's Ashes are:

 

Life: Death (hunger, consumption, typhoid, diptera, conjuctivits…)

 

Catholic: Protestant

 

 Irish    : English

 

Youth: Age

 

Limerick (Shannon): Antrim (Lough Neagh)

 

Mom didn’t look out the window at Lough Neagh.p49

 

We will get out of Limerick and far from the Shannon that kills.p102