The Long Road from Tipperary Book Summary and Study Guide

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Story follows Michael Keefe, an Irish Bounty Immigrant to New South Wales. It follows him and his family through 90 years of Australia's growth to Federation, the Union movement, political parties, World War One and the 1930 Depression.
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Plot & Themes

Political/social rights fight    -   Yes job/profession:    -   farmer/fisherman Ethnic/Relig. of subject (inside)    -   Irish Gender/Class story?    -   immigrant story Job/profession/poverty story    -   Yes Ethnic/regional/gender    -   Yes

Subject of Biography

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   farmer Ethnicity    -   White Nationality    -   Australian


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   5 () Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Century:    -   19th century

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   thoughtful Pictures/Illustrations?    -   A lot 11-15 B&W How much dialogue in bio?    -   little dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   0-25% of book

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