Ireland and the American emigration, 1850-1900 (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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Ireland and the American emigration, 1850-1900

Author: Arnold Schrier
Publisher: Chester Springs, PA Dufour Editions 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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By demonstrating how the emigration after the Great Famine affected the economy, agriculture, housing, industry and even the customs and folklore of Ireland, Schrier reveals the emergence of a new  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Schrier
ISBN: 0802313175 9780802313171
OCLC Number: 969820905
Description: 210 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Part I - the flowing tide: causes and characteristics; the lure of America. part II - reactions and results: the futile protest (press and pulpit); the visible result (land and labour); the invisible result (cant and custom). Part III - the return tide: alms and agitation; men, manners and methods; conclusion - the impact of emigration.
Responsibility: Arnold Schrier.

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