Lament for the Molly Maguires

By: Lewis, Arthur H.

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a history of the Molly Maguires, a group of some six hundred or so Irish immigrants who, in the mid-1800s, finding hunger, poverty, prejudice and hopelessness in the anthracite regions of Pennsylvania, banded together in a secret society that tyrannized large communities through coercion, beatings and death; green cloth, 308 pgs.; bumped/moderately worn corners/spine ends, tanning, light soil to bottom edge, previous owner's embossed seal to title page; price-clipped dj w/moderate edgewear, rubbing, short edge tears;

Title: Lament for the Molly Maguires

Author Name: Lewis, Arthur H.

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1964

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 008588

Keywords: MOLLY MAGUIRES, PENNSYLVANIA, COAL MINERS, MINING, IRISH IMMIGRANTS, PREJUDICE, EXECUTIONS, GANGS, MURDER, AMERICAN HISTORY,