Under the starry flag : how a band of Irish Americans joined the Fenian revolt and sparked a crisis over citizenship /

In 1867 forty Irish-American freedom fighters, outfitted with guns and ammunition, sailed to Ireland to join the effort to end British rule. Yet they never got a chance to fight. British authorities arrested them for treason as soon as they landed, sparking an international conflict that dragged the...

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Main Author: Salyer, Lucy E., (Author)
Corporate Author: ProQuest (Firm)
Format: Book Electronic
Published:Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2018.
Online Access:https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/roosevelt/detail.action?docID=5529448 
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Call Number: JF801 .S277 2018
Online Access:https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/roosevelt/detail.action?docID=5529448