I can't begin to describe how much I've enjoyed reading this book.
I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in American History, and for those millions of Scots-Irish Americans unaware of their heritage this is a must-read.
These are the Scots-Irish Americans that James Webb describes in his incredible book.
Good stuff. But, apparently, he doesn't know that the Scots-Irish shaped the culture of the New Jersey Pine Barrens, starting in the 1700's. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Carl B Ford
An interesting book that gives insight to a maligned people and the part they played, and continue to play, in the building of the United States. Read morePublished 11 days ago by Joan Sanders
I really enjoyed reading this book. Have read a number of books on the same subject and found this one particularly readable and interesting. Well written and well researched. Read morePublished 16 days ago by Ohio Reader
Mr. Webb, This is the most complete American history book I have ever read. I am over 1/2 Scots-Irish. I am 1/8 Cherokee Indian. AND you have made me very proud. Thank you.Published 21 days ago by Marilyn J. Dunbar
Impressive history that has been ignored by most folks. Jim is one of the very few politicians that I respect. He has a very good understanding of the past...... Read morePublished 21 days ago by John Shortt
Webb, frankly, is a rather ponderous writer. When he tells his own story, i.e., of his relatives and his own experiences, he's good. Read morePublished 21 days ago by Richard Mcknight
Informative, yet incredibly biased - as an American of Ulster Scots ancestry, I'm equally proud & disturbed by my ancestors, praising them for their loyalty to family and... Read morePublished 21 days ago by Matthew Watts
I loved this book. I was totally unaware of the history of the Scots-Irish prior to and after they got to the U.S. and the impact they had. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Judi Nudelman