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 Extension of Tudor Rule in the O'Byrne & O'Toole Lordships
This book charts the extension of Tudor government into the independent Gaelic lordships of the O'Byrnes and O'Tooles (Wicklow, Kildare, Dublin) from the origins of this process of expansion in the late 15th century until the abortive...
Cloth - 9781851828036 - $ 74.50
New Perspectives on the Famine
The great strength of this collection is its interdisciplinary scope....the editors and publishers are to be complimented on an impressive volume that comprises a stimulating addition to Irish Famine studies. Irish Literary Supplement
Publication Date: 3/1/1996
Paper - 9780716525660 - $ 30.00
Popular Song and the Middle English Lyric
This study explores the relationship of the Middle English lyric (primarily, though not exclusively, the secular lyric) to the various forms of folksong and popular song for which we have manuscript evidence or testimony from the 13th to the 16th centuries....
Cloth - 9781851826278 - $ 74.50
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
The O'Donnell Lecture 2002
Charles James O'Donnell, born 1850, provided a bequest in 1935 to fund an annual lecture in the National University of Ireland on the history of Ireland since the time of Cromwell, with particular reference to the histories, since 1641, of old Irish families. The...
Paper - 9780901510495 - $ 14.95
Single Mothers and Infanticide, Ireland 1900-1950
This powerful book explores the history of single mothers and infanticide in Ireland over a 50 year period. Based primarily on underused archival material from the Central Criminal Court in the National Archives of Ireland, 'What Else Could I Do?' provides a...
Cloth - 9780716531395 - $ 79.95
Commemorating the Easter Rising
This book explores the official 50th anniversary commemorations of the 1916 Easter Rising in the Irish Republic - how the government reinvented the message of 1916 through the jubilee celebrations; the organization of various unofficial commemorations in Northern Ireland;...
Cloth - 9781904890270 - $ 80.00
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