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I enjoyed Dezell's honesty regarding her feelings on her Irish background. I recommend it for anyone researching their Irish ancestors.Published on November 4, 2013 by Casey
This book gives a good sense of the history of the Irish in the US.
Some friends of mine have given the book to their grown children
saying this shows what it was like... Read more
Most Irish Americans interviewed for this book apologized to the author because they felt like they really had nothing to offer about Irish American culture. Read morePublished on July 12, 2007 by Timothy J. Cronin
A book I have devoured and given many times as a gift. Just because you're Irish-American doesn't mean you understand your culture. Read morePublished on February 15, 2007 by Amazon Customer
Reading Dezell, despite the choppy prose style and the staggered pace of the unevenly detailed chapters and the topical arrangement of historical fact, sociological theory, and... Read morePublished on December 13, 2005 by John L Murphy
I've not heard the above saying before,but knew immediately exactly what it meant.This book is an excellent review of what it means to be Irish and what Irish,and particularly... Read morePublished on October 24, 2004 by Jerry Guild
I'm a Jew from New York, married to someone from South Boston. One of my familys closest friends (now regrettably desceased) came to the US from Belfast at the age of 10. Read morePublished on December 22, 2002 by Michael Charton