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Mystery of the Irish Wilderness

Leland Payton

Mystery of the Irish Wilderness

land and legend of Father John Joseph Hogan"s lost Irish colony in the Ozark wilderness

by Leland Payton

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Published by Lens & Pen Press in Springfield, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hogan, John Joseph, -- 1829-1913,
  • Missionaries -- Missouri -- Biography,
  • Irish Americans -- Missouri -- History -- 19th century,
  • Catholics -- Missouri -- History -- 19th century,
  • Missouri -- History -- 19th century,
  • Irish Wilderness (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century,
  • Ozark Mountains Region -- History -- 19th century,
  • Oregon County (Mo.) -- History,
  • Ripley County (Mo.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 128).

    StatementLeland & Crystal Payton.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsPayton, Crystal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF466 .P395 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22689516M
    ISBN 109780967392547
    LC Control Number2008920152

      I am having a week of which mystery lovers everywhere dream. After weeks of moaning in a my book posts about the dearth of good books to read, I have for the last few days been in mystery lovers’ nirvana. The state of perfect happiness, when the literary planets align, and everything I read, listen to, or watch is great.   [Mystery of the Irish Wilderness: Land and Legend of Father John Joseph Hogan's Lost Irish Colony in the Ozark Wilderness by Leland and Crystal Payton (Lens and Pen Press, ). Softcover, full-color maps, illustrations, and photos; bibliography. pp. ISBN: $].

    The Irish Wilderness is named because it was settled by Irish immigrants before the Civil War. Lead by a Catholic Priest, Father John Hogan, it was a place to escape the difficult urban life of the time. they disappeared during the war and their fate remains a mystery. In most cases, the likely explanation is that they simply got lost and succumbed to the elements, but some trips into the wilderness are shrouded in mystery. 10 The Disappearance Of Keith Reinhard In , year-old Keith Reinhard was a sportswriter for the Daily Herald in Chicago, but he decided to take a leave absence for a unique outing.

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