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Cormac K.H. O'Malley & Anne Dolan ... 'No Surrender Here!' The Civil War Papers of Ernie O'Malley 1922-1924
Cormac K.H. O'Malley & Anne Dolan

'No Surrender Here!' The Civil War Papers of Ernie O'Malley 1922-1924


€40.00

Just over a month after the 1921 truce that ended Ireland's fight with England, Ernie O'Malley longed for a return to war. Ten months later he was waging civil war against many of the men he had once fought with, against those who accepted the...

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Susan M. Parkes ... A Danger to the Men? A History of Women in Trinity College Dublin 1904-2004
Susan M. Parkes

A Danger to the Men? A History of Women in Trinity College Dublin 1904-2004


€30.00

 

'Insightful and thought-provoking.' - Mary Robinson, President of Ireland 1990 - 1997

For over three hundred years, Trinity College, Dublin - founded in 1592 - refused entry to women. In 1892, this bar was cha...

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Liam Kelly ... A Flame Now Quenched Rebels & Frenchmen In Leitrim: 1793-1798
Liam Kelly

A Flame Now Quenched Rebels & Frenchmen In Leitrim: 1793-1798


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'A fine study with an exemplary apparatus... 'A Flame Now Quenched' represents a significant addition to the publications which have marked the bicentenary of 1798.'
- Daire Keogh, Studies

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Asenath Nicholson. Maureen Murphy (Ed.) ... Annals of the Famine in Ireland
Asenath Nicholson. Maureen Murphy (Ed.)

Annals of the Famine in Ireland


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'Her narrative is extaordinarily vivid, with a style and a vocabulary surprisingly modern S a document of historical importance.' - Richard Roche, The Irish Times

 

In January, 1847, during the height of the Fam...

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Edited by Alan Ford, James McGuire & Kenneth Milne ... As By Law Established The Church of Ireland since the Reformation
Edited by Alan Ford, James McGuire & Kenneth Milne

As By Law Established The Church of Ireland since the Reformation


€32.00

 

'As the churches decline, interest in their history paradoxically increases.' These sixteen essays in ecclesiastical history, selected from research papers presented at the 1993 UCD Conference on the Church of Ireland, constitu...

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Mona Hearn ... Below Stairs: Domestic Service Remembered in Dublin and Beyond, 1880-1922
Mona Hearn

Below Stairs: Domestic Service Remembered in Dublin and Beyond, 1880-1922


 

A hundred years ago sevants underpinned middle- and upper-class life in Ireland, and domestic service was the major source of employment for women before social conditions changed utterly after the First W...

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Roy H.W. Johnston ... Century of Endeavour: A Biographical and Autobiographical View of the Twentieth Century in Ireland
Roy H.W. Johnston

Century of Endeavour: A Biographical and Autobiographical View of the Twentieth Century in Ireland


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“In this richly documented exploration of his own public life and that of his father, Roy Johnston provides us with a unique opportunity to follow the intellectual odyssey of a singularly gifted family, from the Board Room of Tri...

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Patrick Myler ... Dan Donnelly: Pugilist, Publican, Playboy
Patrick Myler

Dan Donnelly: Pugilist, Publican, Playboy


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This book tells the remarkable story of an Irishman whose exploits in the bare-knuckle ring made him into an early 19th century folk hero. His victories over highly regarded English opponents came in the w...

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Melosina Lenox-Conyngham (Ed.) ... Diaries of Ireland: An Anthology 1590-1987
Melosina Lenox-Conyngham (Ed.)

Diaries of Ireland: An Anthology 1590-1987


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'This is the stuff of history, direct, real, stimulating and amusing. An excellent anthology.' - Bruce Arnold, Irish Independent

'There is a great deal to interest in this well-produced volume, it whets t...

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Ross Skelton ... Eden Halt: An Antrim Memoir
Ross Skelton

Eden Halt: An Antrim Memoir


€15.00

‘We read, as if memory is being assembled in front of us. It is this precision, the beautifully executed detail, that makes Eden Halt a deeply moving memoir.’ – Roddy Doyle

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Philip Orr ... Field of Bones: An Irish Division at Gallipoli
Philip Orr

Field of Bones: An Irish Division at Gallipoli


 

During August and September 1915 almost three thousand young volunteer Irish soldiers died on the killing fields of Gallipoli on the Turkish Aegean. A division of Kitchener's Army, at Suvla Bay they fell to gunshot-wounds and shell...

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Averil Swinfen ... Forgotten Stones
Averil Swinfen

Forgotten Stones


 

CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT

This guide to the 'forgotten stones' of early ecclesiastical sites and buildings is a lovingly detailed record of 82 churches se...

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Patrick Conlan ... Franciscan Ireland
Patrick Conlan

Franciscan Ireland


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Franciscan Ireland tells the story of the arrival and spread of the Order of Friars Minor in Ireland from 1226 to present day. It encompasses the work of foreign missions, other Orders within the Franciscan family, and the ric...

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K.W. Nicholls ... Gaelic and Gaelicized Ireland in the Middle Ages
K.W. Nicholls

Gaelic and Gaelicized Ireland in the Middle Ages


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When the first edition of this book appeared in 1972 it was acclaimed as a revolutionary breakthrough in the study of late medieval Ireland and of the autonomous lordships into which it was divided. Since then it has repeatedly and ext...

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T.F O'Sullivan ... Goodly Barrow: A Voyage on an Irish River
T.F O'Sullivan

Goodly Barrow: A Voyage on an Irish River


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'Not so much a book to be read as a wine to be savoured. ... The blend of scholarship and imaginative sensibility is rare.' - Sean O'Faolain

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R.B McDowell ... Grattan:A Life
R.B McDowell

Grattan:A Life


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'Grattan's Parliament' has a permanent place in Irish historical lore, but who was Henry Grattan? R.B. McDowell's biography traces the varied career of this elusive figure whose political f...

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Michael McCarthy ... High Tension: Life on the Shannon Scheme
Michael McCarthy

High Tension: Life on the Shannon Scheme


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High Tension lends an entirely different dimension to the history of the great hydro-electric Shannon Scheme of 1925-1929. Hitherto the story has been told from an engineering viewpoint. Now historian Michael McCarthy brings n...

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R.B McDowell ... Historical Essays 1938-2001
R.B McDowell

Historical Essays 1938-2001


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'No one alive has waded through more collections of correspondence, legislation, administrative records, ecclesiastical and collegiate fasti, than Professor McDowell. His knowledge of the fine print of the eighteenth and nineteenth...

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Adrian Frazier ... Hollywood Irish. John Ford, Abbey Actor and the Irish Revival in Hollywood
Adrian Frazier

Hollywood Irish. John Ford, Abbey Actor and the Irish Revival in Hollywood


€20.00

'I have to say the book is an unalloyed pleasure to hold and to glance through - a sensual delight. It is an absolute credit to everyone involved. Paper, typeface, photos - the whole prod...

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Ciaran Brady (ed.) ... Ideology and the Historians
Ciaran Brady (ed.)

Ideology and the Historians


 

Exaggerated reports have been heard of history's demise, with sociology or postmodernism as suspected killer. At the heart of this debate lies the notion of Ideology, addressed here in a wide-ranging s...

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Jim Hourihane ... Ireland and the European Union: The First Thirty Years
Jim Hourihane

Ireland and the European Union: The First Thirty Years


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Ireland, at the beginning of the twenty-first century, has changed enormously since 1973 when the Irish electorate's decision to join the then European Economic Community was put into effect. The count...

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Hector McDonnell ... Ireland's Other History
Hector McDonnell

Ireland's Other History


€20.00

 

This ‘vastly entertaining and informative book’ (Irish Catholic) is being re-...

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Alison Maxwell and Shay Harpur ... Jammet's of Dublin
Alison Maxwell and Shay Harpur

Jammet's of Dublin


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From 1901 to 1967 this Dubli...

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Colm Toibin ... Lady Gregory's Toothbrush
Colm Toibin

Lady Gregory's Toothbrush


€4.50

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS TITLE IS AVAILABLE AS EBOOK ONLY

 

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R.B. McDowell ... Land & Learning: Two Irish Clubs
R.B. McDowell

Land & Learning: Two Irish Clubs


€40.00

 

This is the tale of two Dublin gentlemen's clubs, Kildare Street (founded in 1782) and University (founded in 1849), which united in 1975 to become the Kildare Street and University Club. Since their f...

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Translated by Kuno Meyer. Edited by Leo Daly ... Life of Colman
Translated by Kuno Meyer. Edited by Leo Daly

Life of Colman


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This work, whose full title is Life of Colman, son of Luachain, or Betha Colmain maic Luachain, is a thirteenth-century Life of a seventh-century saint Colman (who first gave Mullingar its name, &...

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Thomas Bartlett (Ed.) ... Life of Theobald Wolfe Tone
Thomas Bartlett (Ed.)

Life of Theobald Wolfe Tone


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'As I shall embark in a business, within a few days, the event of which is uncertain, I take the opportunity of a vacant hou...

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Edited by Raymond Gillespie & Gerard Moran ... Longford Essays in County History
Edited by Raymond Gillespie & Gerard Moran

Longford Essays in County History


€40.00

 

'A very valuable addition to our understanding of one county... any native of the county or anybody interested in history generally will find that it illuminates a hidden corner of the past.'
- Stephen Collins, The S...

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Edited by T.G Fraser & Keith Jeffery ... Men, Women and War
Edited by T.G Fraser & Keith Jeffery

Men, Women and War


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Military conflict is a perennial feature of human society. These essays by leading historians from Belgium, Canada, England, France, Ireland, Norway and the USA share an appreciation that war is central to...

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John P. Duggan ... Neutral Ireland and the Third Reich
John P. Duggan

Neutral Ireland and the Third Reich


 

In this work based on original research into Germa...

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Niall Rudd ... Pale Green, Light Orange: A Portrait of Bourgois Ireland 1930-1950
Niall Rudd

Pale Green, Light Orange: A Portrait of Bourgois Ireland 1930-1950


 

The only child of a middle-class Methodist couple in suburban Clontarf, Niall Rudd attended High School, Dublin, ...

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Niall Ó Ciosáin ... Print and Popular Culture in Ireland 1750-1850
Niall Ó Ciosáin

Print and Popular Culture in Ireland 1750-1850


€15.00

 

"Extremely well researched, carefully argued and very stimulating … In a short notice, it is difficult to do justice to the richness of this book … this is a book that has new information and interpretations on almos...

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Tom Dunne ... Rebellions: Memoir, Memory and 1798
Tom Dunne

Rebellions: Memoir, Memory and 1798


€50.00


REVISED AND EXTENDED SECOND EDITION

Rebellions is an autobiography, an astonishingly clear-sighted and lucid account of a tragic and disputed episode in...

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Tom Dunne ... Rebellions: Memoir, Memory and 1798
Tom Dunne

Rebellions: Memoir, Memory and 1798


€50.00

 

WINNER OF THE 2005 CHRISTOPHER EWART-BIGGS MEMORIAL AWARD

'Rebellions is an autobiography, an astonishingly clear-sighted and lucid account of a t...

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D. Dickson & C. O Grada ... Refiguring Ireland: Essays in Honour of L.M. Cullen
D. Dickson & C. O Grada

Refiguring Ireland: Essays in Honour of L.M. Cullen


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This collection of essays has been specially commissioned in order to mark the quite exceptional contribution that Louis Cullen has made to historical studies in Ireland and abroad over the last forty-five...

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John Ryan ... Remembering How We Stood. Bohemian Dublin at the Mid-Century
John Ryan

Remembering How We Stood. Bohemian Dublin at the Mid-Century


€10.99

 

With a foreword by J.P. Donleavy

'The best book about literary Dublin ever written' - Frank Delaney 

 

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David Fitzpatrick ... Terror in Ireland 1916-1923
David Fitzpatrick

Terror in Ireland 1916-1923


€15.00

 

The practice of terror in revolutionary Ireland remains a highly controversial topic, which seldom receives either balanced or dispa...

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Charles Benson and Siobhan Fitzpatrick ... That Woman - Studies in Irish Bibliography: A Festschrift for Mary 'Paul' Pollard
Charles Benson and Siobhan Fitzpatrick

That Woman - Studies in Irish Bibliography: A Festschrift for Mary 'Paul' Pollard


€60.00

 

Dr Mary 'Paul' Pollard is the most distinguished historian of the book in Ireland. Her two volumes, Dublin's Trade in Books 1550-1800 ...

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Padraic O'Farrell ... The '98 Reader: An Anthology of song, prose and poetry
Padraic O'Farrell

The '98 Reader: An Anthology of song, prose and poetry


 

Seventeen ninety-eight saw French and American revolutionary ideals converge with popular rebellion in Ireland. T...

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Bob Quinn ... The Atlantean Irish: Ireland's Oriental and Maritime Heritage
Bob Quinn

The Atlantean Irish: Ireland's Oriental and Maritime Heritage


€20.00

 

Foreword by Barry Cunliffe, Professor of European Archaeology

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Irene Whelan ... The Bible War in Ireland: The 'Second Reformation' and the Polarization of Protestant-Catholic Relations, 1800-1840
Irene Whelan

The Bible War in Ireland: The 'Second Reformation' and the Polarization of Protestant-Catholic Relations, 1800-1840


 

NB THIS TITLE IS CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT

We cannot supply North American Orders. Please contact University of Wisconsin Press, www.wisc.edu

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Trevor West  ... The Bold Collegians The Development of Sport in Trinity College, Dublin
Trevor West

The Bold Collegians The Development of Sport in Trinity College, Dublin


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Modern sport - with its teams, rules, clubs and federations - evolved as a Victorian phenomenon, beginning in English public sch...

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Mary Carbery ... The Farm By Lough Gur
Mary Carbery

The Farm By Lough Gur


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The Farm by Lough Gur was first published in London in 1937 and quickly reprinted. It was well received in England and a best-seller in Dubl...

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Louis Cullen ... The Hidden Ireland: Reassessment of a Concept
Louis Cullen

The Hidden Ireland: Reassessment of a Concept


€15.00

 

Daniel Corkery's The Hidden Ireland: A Study of Gaelic Munster in the Eighteenth Century, has had sustained appeal since its pu...

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Declan Budd & Ross Hinds ... The Hist & Edmund Burke's Club
Declan Budd & Ross Hinds

The Hist & Edmund Burke's Club


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'An admirable and varied anthology.'
- Frank Callanan, The Irish Times

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Anna Bryson ... The Insider: The Belfast Prison Diaries of Eamonn Boyce 1956-1962
Anna Bryson

The Insider: The Belfast Prison Diaries of Eamonn Boyce 1956-1962


€40.00

 

Treason Felony dates back to the Young Irelanders of 1848. In December 1954, for his part in an arms raid on Omagh army barracks, Dublin man Eamonn B...

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Lucy McDiarmid ... The Irish Art of Controversy
Lucy McDiarmid

The Irish Art of Controversy


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North American customer should order from Cornell University Press.

 

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Louis M. Cullen ... The Irish Brandy Houses of Eighteenth-Century France
Louis M. Cullen

The Irish Brandy Houses of Eighteenth-Century France


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The Irish traders in beef and butter who settled in the Charente area moved on to the rapidly growing brandy trade by the mid-e...

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Renagh Holohan. Illustrations by Jeremy Williams ... The Irish Chateaux In Search of Descendants of the Wild Geese
Renagh Holohan. Illustrations by Jeremy Williams

The Irish Chateaux In Search of Descendants of the Wild Geese


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'Fascinating material, beautifully accompanied by drawings of chateaux... a pleasurable and thought-provoking book.'

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Linda Connolly ... The Irish Women's Movement
Linda Connolly

The Irish Women's Movement


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'Ireland's first book-length study of this transformative social movement . . . Linda Connolly not only charts a tradition but lays down a ch...

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Ruth Delany ... The Shannon Navigation
Ruth Delany

The Shannon Navigation


€18.99

 

'A magnificent book; extremely well illustrated and produced. Rush out now and buy a copy.' - Afloat

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Marie-Louise Legg  (Ed.) ... The Synge Letters. Bishop Edward Synge to His Daughter Alicia, Roscommon to Dublin 1746-1752
Marie-Louise Legg (Ed.)

The Synge Letters. Bishop Edward Synge to His Daughter Alicia, Roscommon to Dublin 1746-1752


€100.00

 

Edward Synge wrote 221 letters to Alicia, his daughter, betweeen May and October of 1746 to 1752. He was an adoring though not uncritical father, advi...

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David Dickson ... The United Irishman
David Dickson

The United Irishman


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The 1790s, coloured by revolutions in France and North America, were to see the birth of republicanism in Ireland and the emergence of radical Presbyt...

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Brendan Barrington ... The Wartime Broadcasts of Francis Stuart 1942- 1944
Brendan Barrington

The Wartime Broadcasts of Francis Stuart 1942- 1944


€25.00

 

'It has taken Brendan Barrington's superbly scholarly edition of Stuart's broadcasts to show us how such crucial moral and cultural debate...

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Erin I. Bishop ... The World of Mary O'Connell 1778-1836
Erin I. Bishop

The World of Mary O'Connell 1778-1836


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In 1800 Daniel O'Connell, a young Kerry barrister who had just made his first forays into national politics, began a clandestine correspondence wi...

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Thomas McAlindon ... Two Brothers, Two Wars
Thomas McAlindon

Two Brothers, Two Wars


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"Quite the best description of the life of a front line infantry soldier in the period 1914-1918 that I have read . It shows this pre-war soldier...

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Walter J.P Curley ... Vanishing Kingdoms: The Irish Chiefs and Their Families HB
Walter J.P Curley

Vanishing Kingdoms: The Irish Chiefs and Their Families HB


€50.00

 

Vanishing Kingdoms combines an account of aristocracy and its history in Ireland with an interview-based description of twenty recognized Iri...

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Walter J.P Curley  ... Vanishing Kingdoms: The Irish Chiefs and Their Families PB
Walter J.P Curley

Vanishing Kingdoms: The Irish Chiefs and Their Families PB


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'A lasting memorial to those ancient families ... ably chronicled in Mr Curley's timely book.' - The Kinght of Glin, Sunday Independen...

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Padraic O'Farrell ... Who's Who in the Irish War of Independence and Civil War: 1619-1923
Padraic O'Farrell

Who's Who in the Irish War of Independence and Civil War: 1619-1923


 

With over 3000 entries in seven separate listings, this book is a major source of reference which ...

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Aodogan O'Rahilly  ... Winding the Clock: O'Rahilly and the 1916 Rising
Aodogan O'Rahilly

Winding the Clock: O'Rahilly and the 1916 Rising


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Lingard Goulding ... Your Children are not your Children: The Story Of Headfort School
Lingard Goulding

Your Children are not your Children: The Story Of Headfort School


€35.00

 

HEADFORT SCHOOL has always been an idiosyncratic place. Beginning as an ‘outpost of Empire’ at a time when that empire was locally destitute and internationally disinteg...

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