This volume offers a celebration of the Greatest Irish Americans of the 20th century, as chosen by the editors of Irish America Magazine. It profiles the personalities that have shaped and influenced American life and culture, and touched the lives of millions of Americans.
The book profiles many of the leading lights of the Irish American community of the 20th century, and also features essays from modern leading writers including Jimmy Breslin, Thomas Fleming, William Kennedy, Joseph McBride, Peter Quinn, Pete Hamill, and Frank McCourt.
Paperback: 196 pages
Publisher: Oak Tree Press (Ireland); First edition (February 2001)