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Nine Irish lives : the thinkers, fighters & artists who helped build America

Author: Mark Bailey; Edward Hemingway
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The lives of nine Irish immigrants as told by nine contemporary Irish Americans"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nine Irish lives.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018
(DLC) 2017042933
Material Type: Biography, Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Bailey; Edward Hemingway
ISBN: 9781616208226 1616208228
OCLC Number: 1027737947
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The revolutionary: Thomas Addis Emmet (1764-1827) / by Tom Hayden --
The caretaker: Margaret Haughery (1813-1882) / by Rosie O'Donnell --
The organizer: Mary "Mother" Jones (1837-1930) / by Terry Golway --
The soldier: Albert D.J. Cashier (1843-1915) / by Jill McDonough --
The muckraker: Samuel S. McClure (1857-1949) / by Michael Moore --
The father: Father Edward J. Flanagan (1886-1948) / by Mark K. Shriver --
The director: Rex Ingram (1893-1950) / by Pierce Brosnan --
The author: Maeve Brennan (1917-1993) / by Kathleen Hill --
The peacemaker: Niall O'Dowd (1953- ) / by Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan.
Responsibility: edited by Mark Bailey ; illustrated by Edward Hemingway.

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Through the battles they fought, the cases they argued, the novels they wrote, and the lives they touched, these nine Irish men and women not only became American but helped make our nation what it  Read more...

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"Readers interested in getting their Irish on will delight in this collection of essays detailing a variety of significant contributions by Irish immigrants to the history of the U.S." --Booklist Read more...

 
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