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origin & progress of the Irish Union

T. A. Emmet

origin & progress of the Irish Union

by T. A. Emmet

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Published by Athol Books in Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby T.A. Emmet, W.J. MacNeven & A. O"Connor.
ContributionsMacNeven, W. J., O"Connor, A.
The Physical Object
Pagination45p.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21129514M

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The Union Pacific Railroad company employed mainly Irish immigrants who were unmarried veterans of the Civil War, both Confederate and Union, who sought opportunity and work. The work was challenging and it consisted of digging, grading, and track laying across the Great Plains for long hours at a time through challenging conditions. Sim’s book provides a useful and informative overview of the diplomatic issues raised by the Irish question. His work also raises a number of intriguing questions, some of which might prompt wider discussions. First, Sim’s book implicitly contributes to our understanding of the emergence of nationalism in the 19th-century Atlantic world.

“‘That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am! I do not like that Sam-I-Am!’” Penning these words from the Dr. Seuss classic, “Green Eggs and Ham,” (published Aug. 12, , by Random House), my mind goes down memory lane something years, to when my sister’s boys were toddlers, and our ritual was to read this book several times a day, at their request. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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