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John Walsh ... Collen. 200 Years of Building and Civil Engineering in Ireland. A History of the Collen Family Business.
John Walsh

Collen. 200 Years of Building and Civil Engineering in Ireland. A History of the Collen Family Business.


€30.00

 

The family firm, once regarded as a transitory phenomenon on the way to a more sophisticated model of business organization, is now recognized internationally as an enduring element in modern industrial ca...

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Kieran McCarthy and Seamus O'Donoghue ... Generations: Memories of the Lee Hydroelectric Scheme
Kieran McCarthy and Seamus O'Donoghue

Generations: Memories of the Lee Hydroelectric Scheme


€20.00

 

The ESB's Lee hydroelectric scheme is one of Ireland's great engineering triumphs. Celebrating its fiftieth year in 2008, the Lee scheme has made a lasting impression on the local geography, econom...

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Edited by Richard Douthwaite & John Jopling  ... Growth: The Celtic Cancer
Edited by Richard Douthwaite & John Jopling

Growth: The Celtic Cancer


€15.00 - now €12.00
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Has the growth of the Irish economy improved our lives? Surely the fact that the average Irish income has doubled must be good for our well-being - but is it? Consider these sobering facts:

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Andy Bielenberg ... Irish Flour Milling: A History 600-2000
Andy Bielenberg

Irish Flour Milling: A History 600-2000


€20.00 - now €16.00
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This book brings together a series of essays which unfold and illuminate the history of the Irish flour milling industry from the medieval period to the present day. Milling was one of Ireland's foremost industries, playing a criti...

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Andy Bielenberg ... Irish Flour Milling: A History 600-2000
Andy Bielenberg

Irish Flour Milling: A History 600-2000


€40.00 - now €28.00
30 % off save €12.00

 

This book brings together a series of essays which unfold and illuminate the history of the Irish flour milling industry from the medieval period to the present day. Milling was one of Ireland's foremost industries, playing a criti...

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Andy Bielenberg ... Locke's Distillery: A History
Andy Bielenberg

Locke's Distillery: A History


€12.00 - now €10.80
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Originally published in 1993 Locke's Distillery is being reissued to celebrate the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the company.

Despite ma...

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Owen Crohan ... Paddy Mo: The Life of Patrick Moriarty, 1926-1997
Owen Crohan

Paddy Mo: The Life of Patrick Moriarty, 1926-1997


€20.00

 

This biography charts the life of Paddy Moriarty, the Kerryborn Chief Executive of ESB, a man who revolutionized corporate life during his leadership of the largest semi-state company in Ireland in the 198...

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Bernard Neary ... The Candle Factory Five Hundred Years of Rathborne's, Master Chandlers
Bernard Neary

The Candle Factory Five Hundred Years of Rathborne's, Master Chandlers


€10.00 - now €5.00
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John G. Rathborne Ltd is one of Europe's oldest firms, and a Dublin institution. Bernard Neary here recounts the firm's history in loving detail, from the origins of the Rathborne family in Chester...

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D. Doyle & B. Drummond  ... The Erne Hydroelectric Scheme
D. Doyle & B. Drummond

The Erne Hydroelectric Scheme


€20.00

This is the story of the men, women and families who built the Erne hydroelectric scheme. The Erne
development (1946–55) was second in size only to the famous Shannon scheme (1922–29), yet
has for years been overlooked in ter...

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Andy Bielenberg ... The Shannon Scheme
Andy Bielenberg

The Shannon Scheme


€15.00 - now €13.50
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The Shannon Scheme, a massive hydroelectric project centred at Ardnacrusha in south-east Co. Clare, remains the most ambitious engineering p...

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Andy Bielenberg ... The Shannon Scheme & the Electrification of the Irish Free State
Andy Bielenberg

The Shannon Scheme & the Electrification of the Irish Free State


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The Shannon Scheme, a massive hydroelectric project centred at Ardnacrusha in south-east Co. Clare, remains the most ...

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Bob Gray ... Three Guys and a Bookcase: Red&Grey Design 2003-2008
Bob Gray

Three Guys and a Bookcase: Red&Grey Design 2003-2008


€20.00

 

In today's difficult economic environment a company must embrace thought-provoking, concept-driven graphic design in order to stand out from its c...

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Fergus Mulligan ... William Dargan: An Honourable Life (1799-1867)
Fergus Mulligan

William Dargan: An Honourable Life (1799-1867)


€35.00

 

This is the first full-length biography of one of Ireland’s greatest railway engineers, William Dargan (1799–1867). The son of a Carlow fa...

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