Emigrants and Exiles: Ireland and the Irish Exodus to North America.

@article{Egelman1985EmigrantsAE,
  title={Emigrants and Exiles: Ireland and the Irish Exodus to North America.},
  author={William S. Egelman and K. Miller},
  journal={International Migration Review},
  year={1985},
  volume={21},
  pages={177}
}
From the 1660s to the early 1900s, no fewer than seven million people emigrated from Ireland to North America. This vast flow at once reflected and compelled enormous social changes on both sides of the Atlantic. In this book Miller chronicles the momentous causes of the Irish emigration and its far-reaching impact - on the people themselves, on the land they left behind, and on the new one they came to. Drawing on enormous original research, Miller focuses on the thought and behaviour of the… Expand
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