Bric, Maurice. Ireland, Philadelphia and the Re-invention of America, 1760-1800. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2008.

Analyzes Ireland and America, and Irish-America during a crucial era of nationalism and political turmoil in the wider Atlantic world. The narrative focuses on Irish immigrants in early national Philadelphia and the forces of social and pluralism, and the effect of ethnicity on early 19th century American politics.

Referenced in:
The Peopling of Pennsylvania: The Creation of a Multicultural Society

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