The Pope's Children by P-JohnWileySons


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									The Pope's Children
Author: David McWilliams

Named for the ironic coincidence of the Irish baby boom of the 1970s, which peaked nine months to the
day after Pope John Paul II's historic visit to Dublin, The Pope's Children is both a celebration and bitingly
funny portrait of the first generation of the Celtic Tiger--the beneficiaries of the economic miracle that
propelled Ireland from centuries of deprivation into a nation that now enjoys one of the highest living
standards in the world.

"brilliant, eminently readable...indispensable for those who want to understand how Ireland went from
being one of the poorest countries in the world to one of the richest..."

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