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Mapping Norwood: An Irish American Memoir

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As the title indicates, this memoir is an act of map making, of plotting out overlapping territories--topographical, temporal, and psychological. Centered on family life in a Massachusetts town from the 1920s to the 1960s, the author's investigation extends outward to include the Boston area from colonial times to the recent past, encounters with Boston's Museum of Fine Ar ...more
Paperback, 328 pages
Published August 1st 2010 by University of Massachusetts Press
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Compelling read. A glimpse into small town influences and their lasting affects.
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