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- Scarecrow Press 2010; US$ 33.99
Through a concise historical chronology and comprehensive overview, users of The A to Z of the British and Irish Civil Wars 1637-1660 will find an insightful explanation of the people, places, and events that indelibly shape the United Kingdom's seventeenth-century history. The cross-listed dictionary entries offer a complete explanation of each... more...
- The Lilliput Press 1993; US$ 7.28
A hundred years ago servants underpinned middle- and upper-class life in Ireland, and domestic service was the major source of employment for women before social conditions changed utterly after the First World War and labour-saving appliances took their place. Two generations on the domestic servant is an almost extinct species. This book examines... more...
- HarperCollins Publishers 2013; US$ 16.42
In the sequel to his bestselling JFK in Ireland, the Emerald Isle?s favourite son delves into his country?s past to celebrate the Irish people who through their skills and endeavours helped make the British Isles great. more...
- Seven Stories Press 2014; US$ 23.95
After numerous arrests for shoplifting, Martha is sent to the convent where, the judge rules, she is to get an education. Martha is relieved to be out of the clutches of her horrible drunken stepfather, Jackser, and her feckless mother, Sally, but anxious about what awaits. Her days in the convent are steady, predictable, safe--everything that her... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2013; US$ 7.99
Between 1846 and 1851, more than one-million people--the potato famine emigrants--sailed from Ireland to America. Now, 150 years later, The Famine Ships tells of the courage and determination of those who crossed the Atlantic in leaky, overcrowded sailing ships and made new lives for themselves, among them the child Henry Ford and the twenty-six-year-old... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 74.99
Ireland?s Great Famine in Irish-American History: Enshrining a Fateful Memory recasts traditional approaches to the Irish experience in America in a striking new reading of the history. This is the first compact synthesis to place Ireland?s Great Famine at the heart of the modern ethnic narrative, and to explore the Famine?s Irish-American legacy... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 12.99
Stevie comes from a long line of people who have cut and run. Just like he has. Only he?s not so sure he was right to go. He?s been to London, taught himself to get by, and now he?s working as a laborer not so far from his childhood home in Glasgow. But Stevie hasn?t told his family?what?s left of them?that he?s back. Not yet. He?s also not far... more...
- The O'Brien Press 2014; US$ 8.74
From the first symptoms of serious unrest - the Divis Street riots of 1964 - to the tortuous political manoeuvrings culminating in the 2003 Assembly elections, the book traces the reality of life in Northern Ireland during the Troubles. It details the motivation behind the IRA 'armed struggle', the Civil Rights movement, the murder campaigns of... more...