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Irish-American history of the United States

John O"Hanlon

Irish-American history of the United States

by John O"Hanlon

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Published by P. Murphy & Son in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish Americans.,
  • United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John O"Hanlon ; with and introduction by Thomas J. Shahan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (677, lxxxviii p.) :
    Number of Pages677
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13589811M

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      Jay Dolan of Notre Dame University is one of America's most acclaimed scholars of immigration and ethnic history. In The Irish Americans, he caps his decades of writing and teaching with this magisterial history of the Irish experience in the United States. Although more than 30 million Americans claim Irish ancestry, no other general account of Irish American 4/5(1).   This book, which argues the case for the critical role of the monks in preserving European culture and history from waves of invaders, became a worldwide phenomenon. Paddy Whacked: The Untold Story of the Irish American Gangster, by T.J. English. This look at Irish gangsters in several U.S. cities suggests a fine line between politics and : Brigid Cahalan.


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