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Journey of Hope: The Story of Irish Immigration to America

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One of the greatest success stories ever told unfolds in the pages of this compelling, three-dimensional book. Through intimate letters, journals, and diaries of actual immigrants, Journey of Hope chronicles the Irish in America and their triumphant rise from adversity and prejudice to prosperity and prominence. Interactive fold-outs, pockets, and envelopes hold a myriad of facsimile documents that bring the Irish immigration experience vividly to life. Unfold the eviction notice that forced desperate Irish peasants from their homes--and to foreign shores. Read a father's farewell poem to the emigrating son he would never see again. Or study the letter of a proud Union soldier as he describes the brave deeds of his Irish-American regiment. From start to finish, Journey of Hope tells a fascinating story not soon to be forgotten.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811827836
Subtitle:
The Story of Irish Immigration to America
Author:
Miller, Kerby
Author:
Miller, Kerby
Author:
Chronicle Books
Author:
Miller, Patricia Muholland
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Location:
San Francisco
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
Emigration & Immigration
Subject:
Irish americans
Copyright:
Series Volume:
20
Publication Date:
September 2001
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
10.14x10.39x.75 in. 1.54 lbs.

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