Monthly Archives: July 2013

Wandering Labourers: The Irish and Mining throughout the United States, 1845-1920

Abstract: This work begins with an examination of Ireland’s major mining regionswhere skilled Irish miners worked alongside Cornish miners. It details the Irisharrival to the mines of Britain and elsewhere in the world exploring the variety ofexperiences they encountered. It … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Zombies: Horrific psychic manifestations of death or just misunderstood?

Taking a slight detour from the historical I recently played through two games, The Walking Dead and The Last of Us. Both are set during or after a zombie apocalypse and naturally they got me thinking about the continuing popularity … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment