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- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 30.00
The many dimensions of the Irish Question, 1800?1922, constituted the most emotion-laden problem in British politics, often to the detriment of other imperial interests -- a Gordian knot only severed by the establishment of the Irish Free State in 1922. In this volume Lawrence J. McCaffrey presents a coherent view of the evolution of Irish nationalism... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 66.95
This book brings together a series of articles which provide an overview of the Irish Diaspora from a global perspective. It combines a series of survey articles on the major destinations of the Diaspora; the USA, Britian and the British Empire. On each of these, there is a number of more specialist articles by historians, demographers, economists,... more...
- NuVision Publications, LLC 2004; US$ 3.99
This book gives a great insight into the brilliant mind of General Michael Collins, a true revolutionary leader of Ireland. The book's chapters include 'Advance and Use Our Liberties,' 'Alternative to the Treaty,' 'The Proof of Success,' 'Four Historic Years,' 'Collapse of the Terror,' 'Partition Act's Failure,' 'Why Britain Sought Irish Peace,' 'Distinctive... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 18.00
The reigning master of grand historical fiction returns with the stirring conclusion to his bestselling Dublin Saga. The Princes of Ireland , the first volume of Edward Rutherfurd?s magisterial epic of Irish history, ended with the disastrous Irish revolt of 1534 and the disappearance of the sacred Staff of Saint Patrick. The Rebels of Ireland... more...
- Springer 2008; US$ 279.00
The Celtic Tiger has caused the Irish economy to roar ahead, but what has it done to Irish society? Some see the rising tide as having lifted all boats, while others argue that the benefits have accrued mostly to those who were already well placed. Some highlight how economic growth has raised living standards, while others say that it has imposed... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2006; US$ 40.00
In the heart of Sussex, below the South Downs Way, lies Kingston-near-Lewes, dominated by downlands and surrounded by vast sweeping fields. How has its medieval past shaped the borders and boundaries of its present? How did the village adapt as its institutions, organisation and technology developed with time?_x000D_ _x000D_ In this beautifully written... more...
- Pan Macmillan UK 2007; US$ 13.63
Richard English's brilliant new book, now available in paperback, is a compelling narrative history of Irish nationalism, in which events are not merely recounted but analysed. Full of rich detail, drawn from years of original research and also from the extensive specialist literature on the subject, it offers explanations of why Irish nationalists... more...
- Orion 2008; US$ 22.59
Born into a middle-class family in 1930s Dublin, Tim Pat Coogan grew up against a background of highly charged political activity in Ireland. He went on to play a vital role in bringing the IRA/Sinn Fein to the peace talks table, and has always been uniquely placed to comment authoritatively on all aspects of Irish current affairs - as well as providing... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2010; US$ 20.17
Understand Irish History is a comprehensive guide to a fascinating history. You will explore Irish reformation and restoration, culture, religion and society as well as more recent conflicts and their impact. Taking you from ancient Ireland to the present day, it will give you an understanding of the background to events that have dominated the headlines... more...
- Osprey Publishing 2011; US$ 15.95
No other modern British military campaign evokes as much emotion as the difficult and exceptionally lengthy operational deployment to Northern Ireland. Aaron Edward's new volume on the so-called 'Troubles' considers the strategic, operational and tactical level aspects of the British Army's longest ever campaign: the 38-year Military Aid to the Civil... more...