Ireland and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History
Culture, Politics, and History
Nearly 200,000 Irish immigrants and Irish-Americans fought in the American Civil War. Today, the American Ireland Fund, a nonpolitical and nonsectarian fund, has raised more than $200 million for over 1,000 projects in Ireland. On a proportional basis, no other ethnic group has proven more inclined to emigrate or appears more widely scattered across the American continents than the Irish.
Title: Ireland and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History
Author: Philip Coleman; James Byrne; Jason King