Irish Invade Canada

Irish Invade Canada

Constant Wonder

How the Irish Shaped History

Episode: How the Irish Shaped History

  • May 19, 2021 6:00 pm
  • 20:48 mins

In 1866, Irish American veterans of the Civil War took up arms in the name of Ireland and attempted to seize the British province of Canada. Guest: Christopher Klein, author of "When the Irish Invaded Canada: The Incredible True Story of the Civil War Veterans Who Fought for Ireland’s Freedom"