Gone to Amerikay

Gone to Amerikay

Graphic Novel - 2012
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"This sweeping, century-spanning graphic novel explores the vivid history of Irish émigrés to New York City via three intertwined tales, from a penniless woman raising a daughter alone in the Five Points slum of 1870, to a struggling young artist drawn to the nascent counterculture of 1960, the year America elected its first Irish-Catholic president."--Publisher's website.
Publisher: New York : Vertigo/DC Comics, c2012.
ISBN: 9781401223519
Branch Call Number: FIC MCCULLO
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm.


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FederalWayEdna Aug 22, 2016

Powerful illustrations depict three very different and moving Irish immigration story lines that take place during three different time lines in New York City. I wanted so badly to change the direction of the characters to make it, somehow, more palatable. A must read for those who love graphic novels.


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