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Published: 31 July 2020

272 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789621860

Bookseller Code (06)

Violent Loyalties

Manliness, Migration, and the Irish in the Canadas, 1798-1841

Jane G.V. McGaughey

Liverpool University Press

Reappraisals in Irish History LUP

  • The first history of Irish manliness and masculinities in pre-Famine Canada
  • Uses rare sources from Upper Canadian Orange lodges
  • Exciting new perspective on Irish manliness across the British Empire after the 1798 Rising
  • New evaluation of the Irish in the Canadian Rebellions of 1837-1838
  • Engaging account of colonial Canada's violent past