Emmet Larkin

Life
US-born Irish historian; biographer of Jim Larkin (1876-1947) - though bearing no familial no relation to him - and authority on Irish Church-state relations.

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Works
James Larkin: Irish Labour Leader 1876-1947 (1965; rep. 1968); ‘Devotional Revolution in Ireland 1850-1875, in The American Historical Review, 77 (1972), pp.625-52; ‘Church, State and Nation in Modern Ireland’, in The American Historical Review, 80 (1975), pp.124-76; Historical Dimension of Irish Catholicism (Washington: CUA Press 1984); In the Footsteps of Big Jim: A Family Biography ([Dublin:] Blackwater Press 1996), 252pp.

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