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  • Ireland and Empire, 1692-1770by Charles Ivar McGrath

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    Historians often view early modern Ireland as a testing ground for subsequent British colonial adventures further afield. McGrath argues against this passive view, suggesting that Ireland played an enthusiastic role in the establishment and expansion of the first British Empire. He focuses on two key areas of empire-building: finance and defence. more...

  • The Irish in the Atlantic Worldby David T. Gleeson

    University of South Carolina Press 2012; US$ 68.99

    A new vision of the Irish diaspora within the Atlantic context from the eighteenth century to the present more...

  • The Sevenby Ruth Dudley Edwards

    Oneworld Publications 2016; US$ 16.99

    On the morning of Easter Sunday, 23 April 1916, the seven men who made up the Military Council of the secret Irish Republican Brotherhood gathered in Dublin?s Liberty Hall. By noon, the Proclamation of the Irish Republic, in which they declared themselves to be the provisional government of an entity that claimed the allegiance of every Irishman and... more...

  • Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Irelandby Richard Mc Mahon

    Liverpool University Press 2013; US$ 72.99

    The book provides a quantitative and contextual analysis of homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland, placing the Irish experience within a comparative framework and drawing wider inferences about the history of interpersonal violence in Europe and beyond. more...

  • Poverty and the Poor Law in Ireland 18501914by Virginia Crossman

    Liverpool University Press 2013; US$ 72.99

    The book provides the first detailed, comprehensive assessment of the ideological basis and practical operation of the poor law system in the post-Famine period in Ireland (18501914). more...

  • The Politics of Memoir and the Northern Ireland Conflictby Stephen Hopkins

    Liverpool University Press 2013; US$ 72.99

    This book examines memoir-writing by many of the key political protagonists in the Northern Irish Troubles (19691998), and argues that memoir has been a neglected dimension of the study of the legacies of the violent conflict. more...

  • The 'Natural Leaders' and their Worldby Jonathan Jeffrey Wright

    Liverpool University Press 2013; US$ 89.99

    This book is a richly detailed exploration of the complex and cosmopolitan urban culture inhabited by the Presbyterian elite of late-Georgian Belfast, which will prove to be of interest to a wide range of scholars working on the political, cultural and intellectual histories of both Ireland and Britain during the age of reform. more...

  • 1916: The Easter Risingby Tim Pat Coogan

    Orion 2016; Not Available

    The Easter Rising began at 12 noon on 24 April, 1916 and lasted for six short but bloody days, resulting in the deaths of innocent civilians, the destruction of many parts of Dublin and the true beginning of Irish independence. The 1916 Rising was born out of the Conservative and Unionist parties' illegal defiance of the democratically expressed... more...

  • Leaving the Northby Johanne Devlin Trew

    Liverpool University Press 2016; US$ 72.99

    The first book to survey the history of Northern Ireland migration from partition in 1921 to the present, including the personal stories of individuals who emigrated to many destinations abroad, some of whom later returned. more...

  • 100 GAA Greatsby John Scally

    Mainstream Publishing 2011; US$ 18.32

    In 100 GAA Greats , John Scally celebrates the most significant players Gaelic games have brought us in their 125-year history. He selects those footballers, hurlers, managers and camogie players who have lit up Irish sport, becoming national treasures in the process, and highlights their remarkable skills. Amongst those included in this unique... more...