Published on September 30th, 2013 | by Eamon Dillon0
Gypsy Empire extract from the Sunday World
Gypsy Empire: Uncovering the Hidden World of Irish Travellers is in the shops this week. The Sunday World carried some extracts, this one is from The Feuds, Kingdom of Fear. Read it here.
It is a snapshot of the Irish Travelling community in Ireland, the UK and further afield. Gypsy Empire details the brutal violence some Travellers inflict on their own people. It also covers the incredibly resourceful traders who can find business and do deals anywhere on the planet.The book also touches on how Travellers are making a huge contribution to the sport of boxing, an area where Travellers and the wider community have integrated well together.
Click on the books link at the top of the page for more info on the book and get a copy on-line.