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Eoin Neeson ... A History of Irish Forestry
Eoin Neeson

A History of Irish Forestry


€100.00

This comprehensive study, with a foreword by Lord Killanin, looks at Irish forestry from the migration of the first wood species some 10,000 years ago to the present day.

Part One, The Historical Background, examines the primeval forest and e...

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Jim Hourihane ... Engaging Spaces: People, Place and Space from an Irish Perspective
Jim Hourihane

Engaging Spaces: People, Place and Space from an Irish Perspective


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The world around us is changing more rapidly than at any previous point in the history of humankind. Even a casual recollection of the world we lived in one, two or more decades ago, highlights the profound changes which have been wrou...

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Helen Rock ... Helen Rock's Irish Gardening
Helen Rock

Helen Rock's Irish Gardening


€10.99 - now €1.99
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Helen Rock, whose column in The Sunday Tribune features the finest garden writing to be found in Ireland, has gathered and adapted the best of those essays into a volume that will immediately establish its...

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E. Estyn Evans. Foreword by Henry Glassie, Memoir by Gwyneth Evans, Epilogue by John Campbell ... Ireland and the Atlantic Heritage: Selected Writings
E. Estyn Evans. Foreword by Henry Glassie, Memoir by Gwyneth Evans, Epilogue by John Campbell

Ireland and the Atlantic Heritage: Selected Writings


€24.00 - now €19.20
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Henry Glassie, in his Foreword, describes Estyn Evans, the great geographer-historian of Belfast, as 'one in a tiny aristocr...

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Con O'Rourke ... Nature Guide to the Aran Islands
Con O'Rourke

Nature Guide to the Aran Islands


€15.00 - now €13.50
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This consummate description of the wildlife of the Aran Islands - its flora, fauna, geology and climate - is by an expert intimately familiar with the landscape. The outcome of lifelong study and observati...

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John Wilson Foster (Ed.) ... Nature in Ireland: A Scientific and Cultural History
John Wilson Foster (Ed.)

Nature in Ireland: A Scientific and Cultural History


€100.00

 

How has Irish nature been studied? How has it been expressed in literature and popular culture? How has it influenced, and been ...

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Tim Robinson ... Setting Foot on the Shores of Connemara and Other Writings
Tim Robinson

Setting Foot on the Shores of Connemara and Other Writings


€15.00

 

'Potent and original.' - The Irish Times

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Donal Magner ... Stopping by Woods: a Guide to the Forests and Woodlands of Ireland
Donal Magner

Stopping by Woods: a Guide to the Forests and Woodlands of Ireland


€25.00

 

Stopping by Woods is a fascinating guide to 340 forests and woodlands open to the public throughout Ireland. Donal Magner writes with a rare insight about forests he has worked in and visited over t...

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Charles E. Nelson & Wendy F. Walsh ... Trees of Ireland
Charles E. Nelson & Wendy F. Walsh

Trees of Ireland


 

This elegant volume celebrates, and documents, over thirty native and naturalized trees. Individual trees are depicted in pencil silhouette, and water...

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Brendan McWilliams ... Weather Eye
Brendan McWilliams

Weather Eye


€20.00

 

Weather Eye is a selection from the famous column in The Irish Times, which over the years has described and evoked all aspects of that most ...

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Raymond Beggan ... Winged Encounters. The Common Birds of Dublin
Raymond Beggan

Winged Encounters. The Common Birds of Dublin


€24.99

 

A collection of stunning images of the everyday birds of Dublin City.

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