Posts Tagged ‘John D. Feerick’

That Further Shore: A Memoir of Irish Roots and American Promise

John D. Feerickā€™s rise, from child of Irish immigrants to the hallowed halls of Fordham Law School, is covered in his new book, reviewed here by Stephen Fearon. It is often remarked that although the overwhelming majority of Irish immigrants to America in the early 20th century were literate and fluent in the English language,Read more..