Charles Haughey and the Northern Ireland Question, 1945-1992
Charles Haughey maintained one of the most controversial and brilliant careers in the history of Irish politics, but for every stage in his mounting success there was one issue that complicated, and almost devastated, his ambitions to lead Irish politics:...
Cloth - 9781785370984 - $ 80.00
The Welsh rugby internationals who died in the Great War
It is estimated that World War I claimed the lives of 40,000 Welshmen, all of them heroes whose sacrifice is honored by a grateful nation. 'Call Them to Remembrance', which includes 120 illustrations and maps, tells the stories...
Paper - 9781902719375 - $ 39.99
The Norwegian composer, musicologist, and folk musician Eivind Groven (1901-1977) is increasingly recognized as an important contributor to the music scene from the 1920's onwards. His work on the just intonation problematics has inspired further studies of composition...
Cloth - 9788232102617 - $ 63.00
The role of the Church in the making of Norwegian domination in the Norse World
Edited by: Steinar Imsen
From the reign of King Magnus Hakonsson (1263-1280) until the Reformation (1537), the province of the Nidaros Church and the realm of the King of Norway coincided, more or less. This was...
Paper - 9788232101757 - $ 57.00
The Story of the Irish Revolution 1912-1924
By John Dorney
In this exciting new history book, author John Dorney tells the story of the Irish revolution in an interesting and accessible way, and explains the causes, course, and results of the revolution in an engaging manner. Peace after the Final Battle...
Cloth - 9781848402720 - $ 29.99
Edited by: Ulf Brunnbauer
The authors of this volume analyse the development of historiography in Southeast Europe after the collapse of socialism. On the one hand, they discuss efforts at reevaluating the past. On the other hand, their contributions reveal that recent historiography has often been characterised by a high...
Paper - 9783825873653 - $ 44.95
Contributions by: David Rooney
This book is a selection of articles from the Royal Irish Academy's Dictionary of Irish Biography, dealing with 42 men and women whose careers, in one way or another, were deeply involved with the Easter Rising of 1916....
Cloth - 9781908996381 - $ 60.00
A Very Bad Year
1972 proved to be by far the bloodiest and most eventful year of the Northern Ireland conflict. The January shootings in Derry precipitated the downfall of the Stormont administration in March. British military reinforcements struggled to cope with the ferocity of the IRA's...
Cloth - 9781846822377 - $ 60.00
A revised edition of the earlier 30 Years of the Freedom Charter, which was banned for possession under apartheid. Such banning meant that the book could no longer be sold but even having it in one's possession could lead to prosecution. The work...
Paper - 9781868883752 - $ 38.00
Dublin City and the 1913 Lockout
Edited by: Francis Devine
The essays in this collection range over a wide number of topics relating to the Dublin City Lockout in 1913, including the role of women and children; the Gaelic revival; the proposal for a Bridge Gallery to house the Lane collection...
Paper - 9781907002106 - $ 39.95