A semi biographical travelogue of Mc Namee's early travels from Ireland, Spain to Morocco then on to Texas by ship.He continued his journey in a fruit lorry to Los Angeles. An extraordinary story of youthful courage in the face of many obstacles. The titled comes from the prayer recited to emigrants by the Catholic church in 1950s Ireland. ISBN. Pages; 150. Price Euros;15. By John Mc Namee. Travel writing.
The Emigrants Prayer.