Cover of: Irish American voluntary organizations | Read Online

Irish American voluntary organizations

  • 47 Want to read
  • ·
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


  • Irish Americans -- Societies, etc.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Michael F. Funchion.
SeriesEthnic American voluntary organizations,
ContributionsFunchion, Michael F.
LC ClassificationsHS61 .I74 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 323 p. ;
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3164783M
ISBN 100313229481
LC Control Number83006712

Download Irish American voluntary organizations


?Author Michael Funchion lists all of the hundreds of Irish-American groups formed since , and gives us a sketch of each. This is a book that belongs in every public library, where it can be made available to those Irish-American students who are interested in learning more about the history of the Irish in this country.?-Irish Echo?This book represents a laudable contribution to American ethnic .   From cruel history to Irish slang, the all-time list of the best and the brightest authors and books. iStock Irish Voice “Sidewalks” columnist Tom Deignan is an expert in Irish American Missing: voluntary organizations.   Irish Americans: The History and Culture of a People.: The Irish have had a significant impact on America across three centuries, helping to shape politics, law, labor, war, literature, journalism, entertainment, business, sports, and g: voluntary organizations. The aims of "The Green Book" are two-fold: 1. For individuals and families in need of assistance, there is a comprehensive listing of voluntary and community groups; 2. For the community & voluntary sector, a section on statutory bodies and organisations which may help.

operated as "The Little Captain," an Irish-American who harried English garrisons for arms for a long time before being taken. Lomasey learned his guerrilla tactics while an officer with the Union forces in the American Civil War. BLACK AND TANS By guerrilla warfare after , with the united resistance of the Irish people to British.   This book, which argues the case for the critical role of the monks in preserving European culture and history from waves of invaders, became a worldwide phenomenon. Paddy Whacked: The Untold Story of the Irish American Gangster, by T.J. English. This look at Irish gangsters in several U.S. cities suggests a fine line between politics and : Brigid Cahalan. The Ancient Order of Hibernians. The Oldest and Largest Irish-Catholic Organization in the United States. Established Irish Kidney Association - The Irish Kidney Association (IKA) is a patient driven organisation founded to meet the needs of people, and their families, living with kidney failure, either on dialysis or transplanted. We offer a wide variety of FREE service from our Head office and with a network of 25 volunteer driven branches covering the.

Visit our information to learn more about the original Flying Tigers of the American Volunteer Group. # 1 Best Seller in Asian American Literature This is the book for you, its the bible of the irish republican army man. Im a history lover and to me this is a great buy for the revolutionary in all of us. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Kevin O'brien. out of 5 stars Good book. Reviewed in the United States on June 7, /5(27). (shelved 51 times as irish-authors) avg rating — , ratings — published Missing: voluntary organizations. Welcome. Founded in , the Irish American Cultural Institute (IACI) is the leading Irish American cultural organization. The IACI is a federally recognized (c)(3) not-for-profit national organization devoted to promoting an intelligent appreciation of Ireland and the role and contributions of the Irish .