Strange kin Ireland and the American South by Kieran Quinlan

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .

Written in English

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  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.


  • Irish Americans -- Southern States,
  • Southern States -- Civilization

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-279) and index.

Book details

StatementKieran Quinlan.
LC ClassificationsF220.I6 Q56 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination289 p. ;
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3292689M
ISBN 100807129836
LC Control Number2004011062

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