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  • A Road Less Travelled

    A Road Less Travelled

    Tales of the Irish Missionaries

    Edited by: Aidan Clerkin, Brendan Clerkin

    Contributions by: Mary McAleese

    From the Amazon rainforest to the South Pacific islands, and from India to the African plains, thousands of Irish missionaries devote themselves to the practical service of humanity. Working in dozens of countries around the...

    Paper - 9781846823176 - $ 14.95

  • Deluge

    Deluge

    Ireland's Weather Disasters, 2009-2010

    By Kieran Hickey

    During the twelve-month period from the summer of 2009 to the summer of 2010, Ireland experienced a remarkable sequence of weather disasters not seen for a generation or more. November 2009 was the wettest month in over 200 years in many parts of the...

    Paper - 9781846822711 - $ 19.95

  • Family Histories of the Irish Revolution

    Family Histories of the Irish Revolution

    Edited by: Pat Dolan, Ciara Boylan, Sarah-Anne Buckley

    Contributions by: Michael D. Higgins

    This volume presents a unique and engaging selection of stories from current and retired staff at NUI Galway of familial participation during the revolutionary period. It captures the ways in which family history and memory...

    Paper - 9781846826825 - $ 35.00

  • Generations of Priests

    Generations of Priests

    By Thomas McGovern

    Contributions by: George Cardinal Pell Archbishop of Sydney

    This book illustrates the richness of the Catholic priesthood by reference to the lives of ten men who, at different stages in history, committed themselves fully to follow Christ as laborers in His vineyard. These men - St. John...

    Cloth - 9781846822568 - $ 60.00

  • Generations of Priests

    Generations of Priests

    By Thomas McGovern

    Contributions by: George Cardinal Pell Archbishop of Sydney

    This book illustrates the richness of the Catholic priesthood by reference to the lives of ten men who, at different stages in history, committed themselves fully to follow Christ as laborers in His vineyard. These men - St. John...

    Paper - 9781846822575 - $ 30.00

  • He was Galway

    He was Galway

    Mairtin Mor McDonogh, 1860-1934

    By Jackie Ui Chionna

    Martin 'Mairtin Mor' McDonogh was, in every sense of the word, Galway's 'big man'. A natural entrepreneur, and a man of drive, ambition and no small intellect, he took his father's company, Thomas McDonogh & Sons, and expanded it to the extent that...

    Paper - 9781846826252 - $ 35.00

  • Saint Brigid of Kildare

    Saint Brigid of Kildare

    Life, Legend and Cult

    By Noel Kissane

    Despite being the female patron saint of Ireland and one of the most remarkable women in Irish history, St. Brigid has always been an elusive figure. Some scholars have argued that she never existed as a real person but was merely the Christian personification...

    Paper - 9781846826320 - $ 39.95

  • The Royal Irish Constabulary

    The Royal Irish Constabulary

    A Short History and Genealogical Guide with a Select List of Medal Awards and Casualties

    By Jim Herlihy

    This new, revised and expanded edition brings back into print an excellent resource for those interested in the history of the RIC and the revolutionary period generally. In the period 1816 to 1922...

    Paper - 9781846826153 - $ 39.95

  • Wolves in Ireland

    Wolves in Ireland

    A Natural and Cultural History

    By Kieran Hickey

    From prehistory to the present day, the wolf has always loomed large in the human imagination. An iconic symbol of the untamed and the wild, the wolf, as Ireland's last great predator, has always provoked fear, excitement, and wonder. This book examines a...

    Cloth - 9781846823060 - $ 45.00