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Title The Irish in the Atlantic world / edited by David T. Gleeson

Publ Info Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, [2010]
 Bryant Main Stacks  E184.I6 I6845 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E184.I6 I6845 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  E184 I6 I6845 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  E184.I6 I6845 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 341 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Carolina lowcountry and the Atlantic world
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The Irish Atlantic? / David T. Gleeson -- pt. 1. Ireland in the Atlantic world -- Mathewite temperance in Atlantic perspective / Paul Townend -- The anatomy of failure : nineteenth-century Irish copper mining in the Atlantic and global economy / William H. Mulligan Jr. -- Transatlantic migrations of Irish music in the early recording age / Scott Spencer -- The "idea of America" in the new Irish state, 1922-1960 / Bernadette Whelan -- pt. 2. Irish identity in the Atlantic World -- "The transmigrated soul of some West Indian planter" : absenteeism, slavery, and the Irish national tale / Susan M. Kroeg -- Slavery, Irish nationalism, and Irish American identity in the South, 1840-1845 / Angela F. Murphy -- "From the cabins of Connemara to the kraals of Kaffirland" : Irish nationalists, the British Empire, and the "Boer fight for freedom" / Bruce Nelson -- Kathleen O'Brennan and American identity in the transatlantic Irish Republican movement / Catherine M. Burns -- "Blues coming down Royal Avenue" : Van Morrison's Belfast blues / Lauren Onkey -- pt. 3. The Irish in the Atlantic world -- The "quadripartite concern" of St. Croix : an Irish Catholic experiment in the Danish West Indies / Orla Power -- The Irish and the formation of British communities in early Massachusetts / Marsha L. Hamilton -- From Ulster to the Carolinas : John Torrans, John Greg, John Poaug, and Bounty emigration, 1761-1768 / Richard K. MacMaster -- "The unacclimated stranger should be positively prohibited from joining the party" : Irish immigrants, Black laborers, and yellow fever on Charleston's waterfront / Michael D. Thompson -- The Orange Atlantic / Donald M. MacRaild
LC subject Irish Americans -- History
Irish Americans -- Social life and customs
Irish Americans -- Ethnic identity
Irish -- America -- History
Irish -- America -- Social life and customs
Irish -- Migrations -- History
Ireland -- Emigration and immigration -- History
America -- Emigration and immigration -- History
Ireland -- Relations -- America
America -- Relations -- Ireland
Add Author Gleeson, David T
ISBN 9781570039089 (cloth : alk. paper)
1570039089 (cloth : alk. paper)