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Title:
Irish at heart
Author:
Gray, Marie.
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Publication Information:
Auckland : HarperCollinsPublishers (New Zealand), [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
262 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 20 cm
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9781869503444
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

In the follow up to 'Irish In The Blood', Marie Gray visits Ireland to discover the places she wrote about in this book. It includes her exchanges with the natives, her love affair with the Irish countryside and her close call with the tragic Omagh bombing.


Table of Contents

Map of Irelandp. 6
Acknowledgementsp. 7
Family treep. 8
Prefacep. 11
1. Preparationp. 16
2. The Beginning of the Searchp. 23
3. Land of Lake and Legendp. 34
4. The Fact and the Fantasyp. 40
5. Ballymuckp. 53
6. The Pilgrim Wayp. 75
7. Searching for Rootsp. 85
8. New Money and Oldp. 94
9. Dear Old Killarneyp. 102
10. Peninsular Peoplep. 111
11. To Hell or Connaughtp. 126
12. In the Steps of Saint Patrickp. 139
13. A Lucky Mistakep. 151
14. Precious People of Donegalp. 167
15. A Different Drump. 177
16. A Step too Farp. 198
17. The Search for Irish Bloodp. 208
18. Washed by the Irish Seap. 217
19. The Fun of Corkp. 231
20. Over and Outp. 249
Epiloguep. 253
Bibliographyp. 261