A Far Cry from Freedom: The Saga of a Great Irish-American Family
A novel about a great American family who's origin started by a poor Irish immigrant who learned the oil business, and grew to be one of the most powerful Irish-American families hailing from Boston, Massachusetts.
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A Far Cry from Freedom is a novel first by noted author, poet, artist Richard A. Heyman, Sr.. This first offering is a story about an Irish immigrant family who humble beginnings, and associations they make in the United States leads them to great wealth and political power. Not a book for children, but a real life accounting of the hard times, the good times and the struggle of Irish immigrants to succeed in their new homeland. Features, love, action, violence, sex and honor.
This is the first novel written by noted author and poet Richard A. Heyman, Sr.. This novel traces the many affairs, highs and lows of a great American/Irish family as they rose to power and prominence in the United States. Although this was Mr. Heyman's first novel it is well written, and an interesting undertaking for this author who is better known for his two internationally famous children's book series Jack the Surfer Dude (1-4) and Max the Littlest Chihuahua (1-3).