The Immortal Irishman

by Timothy Egan

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Book Reviews

  • Weekend reading rec: Timothy Egan’s “The Immortal Irishman.” A bit like Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Meagher lived about six lives in one, and experienced Dickensian bad luck — survived the Irish famine, escaped the penal colony in Australia, went onto become a Civil War hero. to Tweet

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