It appears that your browser does not support JavaScript, or you have it disabled. This site is best viewed with JavaScript enabled. If JavaScript or cookies are disabled in your browser, please enable them and then reload this page.
Skip to main content

1120 Kirby Drive • Duluth, MN 55812 • (218) 726-7286 • Toll Free (866) 726-UMD1

 
Help

Product Detail

Cover Image For The Dangerous Islands by Seamas Cain

The Dangerous Islands by Seamas Cain

The Dangerous Islands by Séamas Cain is an unusual coming-of-age tale. The novel describes the experiences and emotions of a young man living through the era of Civil War in Northern Ireland from 1965 to 1998. The hero of this novel, an Irish-American like Cain, undergoes a journey of the mind as well as a journey of the body, in a process of self-realization in another country. Indeed, Cain based many of the protagonist's activities on his own thoughts, dreams, and experiences in Northern Ireland in that era.

Says Cain, “In my youth, in Northern Ireland, I was active in the Civil Rights Movement, People's Democracy, and later the Peace Movement. My experiences from those times were filtered into the composition of The Dangerous Islands. Indeed, much of the novel was written in Belfast or Limavady and Dungiven — though I am a Minnesota Irishman.”

Item: 095630011

Price: $20.00

QTY:
Add To Cart

This item has been added to your Cart.

University of Minnesota Campuses Crookston | Duluth | Morris
Rochester | Twin Cities | Other Locations
Privacy and Disclaimer
I.1.B