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Oceans of consolation : personal accounts of Irish migration to Australia / David Fitzpatrick
Bib ID 2093790
Format BookBook
Author
Fitzpatrick, David
 
Description Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1994 
xiv, 649 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0801426065
0801426065
0801482305
Full contents
  • 1. Representations: Letters and Migration
  • 2. 'Whistling a Jig to a Milestone': Michael Normile, 1854-65
  • 3. 'These Golden Shores': Isabella Wyly, 1856-77
  • 4. 'Queensland for Ever, augus un Ballybug go Braugh': Biddy Burke, 1882-84
  • 5. 'A Happy Home for You and Myself': Michael Hogan, 1853-57
  • 6. 'Jack Is as Good as His Master': Edward O'Sullivan, 1857-72
  • 7. 'We Are Not Living in a Wilderness': The McCance Circle, 1856-63
  • 8. 'An Outside Part of the World': Patrick and Edward Comber, 1862-92
  • 9. 'A Friendly Chat': Philip Mahony, 1882-90
  • 10. 'Facing the Wild Ocean': William and Eliza Dalton, 1851-59
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Irish - Australia - Biography.  |  Immigrants - Australia - Biography.  |  Australia - Emigration and immigration - History.  |  Ireland - Emigration and immigration - History.
Other authors/contributors Fitzpatrick, David

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