Neil Hegarty

Irish History: People, Places and Events That Built a Country

Soft cover

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From mesolithic Ireland to the peace process, this little book covers all of the main historical and cultural events, places and figures in Irish history. A must for all lovers of the Emerald Isle.An excellent, concise guide to how Ireland has come to be what it is today.Some key events, people, topics and places include:• Monastic Ireland, Vikings and Normans• the Irish language, the Book of Kells• Patrick, Colm Cille, Brian Boru, Granuaile (Grace O’Malley)• Colonial Ireland, Emigration• Rebellion, Famine and Partition• The Troubles, Good Friday Agreement and BrexitA helpful index is found at the back of the book.Beautifully produced, Collins Little Book of Irish History is a treasure in itself and makes a perfect gift for any Ireland enthusiast.

Additional information

Format

Soft cover

Writer

Neil Hegarty

Publisher

Collins

Publication Year

2020

ISBN

9780008340131

Language

English