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