Saturday, February 10, 2018

New Book: THE DAYS THAT WENT BEFORE US: stories & accounts of Lowell's early Irish

From the riot that started it all, to the rocky road to Boston.  From thousands taking the temperance pledge, to keening at an Irish wake. The Days That Went Before Us, by David McKean, recounts the trials and tribulations, tears and joys of the Irish pioneers of Lowell’s first immigrant group.  Using the latest research and primary sources, learn how the Irish became a political, religious, and cultural force.   
$12.95 + $3.50 s&h.   
Available from   or at the book signing on March 8th at the Acre Forum

1 comment:

  1. I will definitely read that book. I just love Irish culture and tradition. If you want to learn more about traditions of Ireland then you must read In The Ould Ago book which is available