's The Dreaming Shore, an illustrated travel diary about the West Coast of Ireland, was an unusual work for her. She dedicated it to her mother
David, Deirdre. Olivia Manning: A Woman at War. Oxford University Press, 2012.
British Library Catalogue.
Family and Intimate relationships
's mother, Olivia (Morrow) Manning
, was the child of a bullying pub-keeper of Northern Irish origins and woman from a Mississippi plantation who felt that her marriage had brought her down in the...