Irish Travellers

ETHNONYMS: Itinerants, Tinkers, Travelling People


Gmelch, George (1987). The Irish Tinkers: The Urbanization of an Itinerant People. Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press.

Gmelch, Sharon (1986). Nan: The Life of an Irish Travelling Woman. New York: W. W. Norton.

Joyce, Nan, and Anna Farmar (1985). Traveller: An Autobiography. Dublin: Gill and Macmillan.

Rottman, David, A. Dale Tussing, and Miriam Wiley (1986). The Population Structure and Living Conditions of Irish Travellers: Results from the 1981 Census of Traveller Families. Dublin: Economic and Social Research Institute.


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