The Black Irish of Éire: A Memoir of an American Family: The Mitchells

The Black Irish of Éire: A Memoir of an American Family: The Mitchells

by Elizabeth M. Walter
     
 

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The Black Irish descended from Pirates: A Memoir of An American Family, The Mitchells is both a social history of Irish immigration and a genealogical study of particular families. Irish Protestants in the South, until the upheaval of World War II, retained a clannish allegiance years after leaving Ireland. The heritage of being a “Black Irishman” was

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The Black Irish descended from Pirates: A Memoir of An American Family, The Mitchells is both a social history of Irish immigration and a genealogical study of particular families. Irish Protestants in the South, until the upheaval of World War II, retained a clannish allegiance years after leaving Ireland. The heritage of being a “Black Irishman” was deeply ingrained in the Mitchell family experience; one that resonates in the current generation’s physical appearance and self-identity. It is an open-ended story that may, one day, be resolved by advances in deciphering the human genome.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781493175925
Publisher:
Xlibris US
Publication date:
03/28/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,064,201
File size:
3 MB

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