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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