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Author Quintelli-Neary, Marguerite, 1953-

Title The Irish American myth of the frontier West / Marguerite Quintelli-Neary.

Published Dublin ; Bethesda, MD : Academica Press, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.89162078 QUIN    AVAILABLE
Physical description 177 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [165]-172) and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Establishing Boundaries -- Ch. 2. At Home on the Range: Fionn Maccumhaill and Billy the Kid -- Ch. 3. Calamitous Persona: Martha Jane Cannary's Role in Irish American Frontier Folklore -- Ch. 4. The Original Starr Wars: Tales of a Southern Belle and Bandit Queen -- Ch. 5. The "Irishness" Of Jesse James -- Ch. 6. Enabling the Myth.
Subject Irish Americans -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Outlaws -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Irish Americans -- West (U.S.) -- Folklore.
Outlaws -- West (U.S.) -- Folklore.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Folklore.
Folklore -- West (U.S.)
Folklore -- Ireland.
ISBN 9781933146461