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Elliott, Bruce. "Irish Protestants." Encyclopedia of Canada's Peoples. Edited by Paul Magocsi. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999, p. 762-772.
McGowan, Mark. "Irish Catholics." Encyclopedia of Canada's Peoples, p. 747-761.
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O'Driscoll, Robert, and Lorna Reynolds, eds. The Untold Story: The Irish in Canada. Toronto: Celtic Arts of Canada, 1988.
Tracey, Lindalee. A Scattering of Seeds: The Creation of Canada. Toronto: McArthur and Co., 1999.
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