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The Road to McCarthy

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The Road to McCarthy by Pete McCarthy
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Setting off from Ireland, Pete McCarthy takes us on a journey around the weird and wonderful Irish communities of the world. He recounts his adventures and escapades as, in Morocco he meets the head of Clan McCarthy, and then goes on to visit the renowned Irish peoples of New York. He journeys to the southern hemisphere and then back again to the United States before ending up in a small town called McCarthy in Alaska. Will he encounter enough McCarthy's Bars, as he continues to obey the eighth rule of of travel: "never pass a pub with your name on it"? This is an affectionate look at the Irish communities of the world.

Author Biography

Pete McCarthy was born in Warrington to an Irish mother and an English father. He is the writer and performer of many series for radio and television, including 'Desperately Seeking Something', 'Country Tracks' and 'Travelog', for which he has won the Travelex Award for Best TV Travel Writer.
Release date NZ
March 1st, 2003
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
2 integrated halftones; 6 line maps
Imprint
Sceptre
Pages
480
Dimensions
136x197x31
ISBN-13
9780340766071
Product ID
1661359

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