American Government in Ireland, 1790-1913: A History of the by Bernadette Whelan PDF

By Bernadette Whelan

This ebook reconstructs American consular task in eire from 1790 to 1913 and elucidates the interconnectedness of America's overseas pursuits, Irish nationalism and British imperialism.

Its originality lies in that it truly is in keeping with an interrogation of yank, British and Irish files, and covers over 100 years of yank, Irish and British kinfolk during the publish of the yankee consular legitimate whereas additionally uncovering the consul's function in seminal occasions reminiscent of the struggle of 1812, the 1845-51 Irish famine, the yank Civil struggle, Fenianism and mass Irish emigration. it's a heritage of the lads who crammed posts as consuls, vice consuls, deputy consuls and consular brokers. It unearths their identities, how they interpreted and carried out US overseas coverage, their outsider viewpoint on occasions in either eire and the USA and their contribution to the increasing transatlantic relationship.

The paintings intersects diaspora experiences, emigration historical past and diplomatic kin in addition to illuminating the respective Irish-American, Anglo-Irish and Anglo-American relationships.

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