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Title: To Tara Via Holyhead
Description: Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland University Press. 1997, First Edition. (ISBN: 1869401638) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. A detailed study of the 19th-century Irish Catholic immigrants in Christchurch. The text explores issues of ethnicity, kinship and community in colonial contexts, and makes comparisons to the North American experience. It uses a variety of government, local body and church records to track individuals and families, and to show how they adjusted to a new environment by forging durable social networks based on ethnic ties. CONDITION Wraps unworn, pp xvi 208 with maps and photo illus, including a plan of Christchurch and Sydenham, Bright crisp and clean copy. As New/N/A.

Keywords: 1869401638

Price: US$ 25.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 15141

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