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Divergent paths : family histories of Irish emigrants in Britain 1820-1920

Author: John Herson
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documents for the first time a representative sample of Irish immigrant families and uses the techniques of family and digital history to explore their long-term fate.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Herson
ISBN: 9780719098338 0719098335
OCLC Number: 926047177
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. Irish emigrants and family history: a new approach 2. The context: Irish emigration and Stafford 3. Stafford's Irish families: the overall picture 4. Pathfinders: labouring families before the Famine 5. Refugees from the Famine 6. Labouring families in the Famine's aftermath, 1852+ 7. Lace curtain Irish? The families of craft, clerical & service workers 8. Old soldiers and their families 9. The Irish in the shoe trade 10. The forgotten Irish: entrepreneurs and professionals 11. Divergent paths: the conclusions to be drawn Bibliography Index
Responsibility: John Herson.

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