By William Watson,Eugene Halus
Virtually each point of yank tradition has been stimulated by means of Irish immigrants and their descendants. This encyclopedia tells the total tale of the Irish-American adventure, masking immigration, assimilation, and achievement.
• Demonstrates the intricate—and far-reaching—nature of the Irish-American connection
• Covers the diversity of the Irish-American political event within the North and South instead of focusing basically on northern populations
• Distinguishes among the adventure of Irish Protestants and Irish Catholics
• Highlights the Irish propensity for inventiveness in the US and Irish contributions to company and technology
• Discusses the prominence of the Irish within the Catholic Church within the United States
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