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The Irish Americans, a history, Jay P. Dolan - (alk. paper)

Summary
Follows the Irish from their first arrival in the American colonies through the bleak days of the potato famine, the decades of ethnic prejudice and nativist discrimination, the rise of Irish political power, and on to the historic moment when John F. Kennedy was elected to this highest office in the land
Table Of Contents
The forgotten era, 1700-1840 -- The famine generation and beyond, 1840-1920 -- Becoming American, 1920-1960 -- Irish and American, 1960-2000
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First U.S. edition
Physical Description
xi, 352 pages, [16] pages of plates, illustrations, portraits, 24 cm.
Isbn
9781596914193

Library Locations

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