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Real Lace (Irish Studies)

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Stephen Birmingham turns his eye to the great Irish-Catholic dynasties of America -- violent, colorful, charming and charmed: the Kennedys, the Cuddihys, Buckleys and Bradys, and the California "Silver Kings": the Floods, Fairs, Mackays and O'Briens. Fleeing from the great Irish potato famine, they arrived penniless in the slums of New York and Boston.But from desperate po ...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published September 1st 1997 by Syracuse University Press (first published 1973)
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