De Valera in America: the rebel president and the making of lrish independence
Includes bibliographical references and index. Prologue -- Freeborn man of the USA -- The Irish Lincoln struts down Peacock Alley -- Fenway's green monsters -- A hundred thousand welcomes -- Go West, young man -- Sailing stormy waters -- Fighting Irishmen and dressing feathers -- Flag of inconvenience -- Home thoughts from abroad -- Freedom and the hard sell -- Doctrine of open warfare -- St. Patrick's Day Massacre -- Not-so-gentle Southern swing -- Cold comfort in the Windy City -- Oilmen and archbishops -- Family matters -- Hunger strikes from far away -- All that glitters is not gold -- Return of the native -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Cast of characters.
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: vi, 240 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Biographies & Memoirs -- Ethnic & National -- Irish
- History -- Americas -- United States -- 20th Century
- History -- Europe -- Ireland
- De Valera, �amon,1882-1975 -- Travel -- United States
- Revolutionaries -- Ireland -- Biography
- Presidents -- Ireland -- Biography
- Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1910-1921
- Ireland -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements
- Ireland -- Relations -- United States
- United States -- Relations -- Ireland
- United States -- Description and travel
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