"This is a book which seeks for the first time to distill in detail the Irish Palatine experience. It reaches back into the German past of a people who came to Ireland in 1709 and it opens out on to the world fashioned by Irish Palatine emigration. From being strangers in a starnge landin the period up to 1760, they came to be at home in rural Limerick by the period after 1850, annd many families of the old Palatine stock - Legear, Sparling, Delmege, Shiel, Teskey, Ruttle, and many more are still resident in Limerick , tipperary , Kerry and worldwide. .
Hardcover published by Oidhreacht na Mumhan, 1989.