F*ck You, I'm Irish
Why We Irish Are AwesomeeBook - 2015
An entertaining, page-turning overview of Irish History and Culture. Packed full of fascinating stories, quirky facts, and lesser-known tales. Ireland, Irish history, Irish culture, and Irish people...All this in a mighty little book that'll fit in the palm of your hand...Discover: How an Irish mill worker invented sneakers. That St. Patrick wasn't actually Irish; he came to Ireland as a slave. How Dracula is linked to a cruel Irish Lord and memories of the Famine. That the Emerald Isle is only about 3/4 the size of Maine. Learn: How the Murphy bed was invented by an Irish couple newly arrived in San Francisco. Which Irish monument is 600 years older than the Pyramids. How Duty-Free shopping started in Ireland. Why it should be "WhisK-E-Y" or it's not from Ireland.
Publisher: [United States] : Ulysses Press : Made available through hoopla, 2015
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource