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  • The Gift of a Gardenby Alice Taylor

    The O'Brien Press 2013; US$ 21.86

    A book of wisdom and life. Welcome to Alice Taylor?s garden: ‘Just inside the gate, hand-painted on a rickety piece of timber, is a little sign: Miracles only grow where you plant them. I saw it in a garden centre and could not resist it. This garden is full of my lack of resistance. I have no in-depth gardening knowledge and I work on impulse.... more...

  • Roger Casementby Angus Mitchell

    The O'Brien Press 2013; US$ 16.03

    A fascinating examination of the extraordinary life of Roger Casement, executed as part of the 1916 rising, fighting the empire that had previously knighted him. Roger Casement was a British consul for two decades. However, his investigation into atrocities in the Congo led Casement to anti-Imperialist views. Ultimately, this led him to side with... more...

  • Strongbowby Conor Kostick

    The O'Brien Press 2013; US$ 21.86

    The coming of the Normans to Ireland from 1169 is a pivotal moment in the country?s history. It is a period full of bloodthirsty battles, both between armies and individuals. With colourful personalities and sharp political twists and turns, Strongbow?s story is a fascinating one. Combining the writing style of an award-winning novelist with expert... more...

  • James Connollyby Lorcan Collins

    The O'Brien Press 2013; US$ 16.03

    James Connolly (1868-1916) became a leading Irish socialist and revolutionary, and was one of the leaders of Ireland's rebellion in 1916. As a youth he had served in the British army in Ireland and, seeing how they treated the local population, became hugely disillusioned with the British Army. He became involved in socialism in Scotland and was... more...

  • A New History of Ireland, Volume VIby W. E. Vaughan

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 59.99

    A New History of Ireland is the largest scholarly project in modern Irish history. In 9 volumes, it provides a comprehensive new synthesis of modern scholarship on every aspect of Irish history and prehistory, from the earliest geological and archaeological evidence, through the Middle Ages, down to the present day. Volume VI opens with a character... more...

  • The Secret Court Martial Records of the 1916 Easter Risingby Brian Barton

    The History Press 2013; US$ 24.78

    Until 1999 official British records of the fifteen trials that followed the Easter Rising of 1916 were kept a close secret. Further material released in 2001 included the trial of Countess Markievicz and important evidence about the 'shoot to kill' tactics used by the British Army. These records, the subject of heated speculation and propaganda for... more...

  • Seán MacDiarmadaby Brian Feeney

    The O'Brien Press 2014; US$ 14.57

    Seán MacDíarmada moved in the shadows, ultra-cautious about what he committed to paper, aware that his letters could be intercepted by the police. Because of this, history has not allocated MacDíarmada the prominent role he deserves in the organisation of the Easter Rising. This book gives Seán MacDíarmada his proper place in history. It outlines... more...

  • Nation Statesby Michael Mays

    Lexington Books 2007; US$ 34.99

    Drawing on diverse cultural forms, and ranging across disciplinary boundaries, Nation States maps the contested cultural terrain of Irish nationalism from the Act of Union of 1800 to the present. In looking at Irish nationalism as a site of struggle, Mays examines both the myriad ways in which the nation fashions itself as the a priori ground of identity,... more...

  • Imagining Ireland's Independenceby Jason K. Knirck

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 29.99

    The key turning point in modern Ireland's history, the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1921 has shadowed Ireland's political life for decades. In this first book-length assessment of the treaty in over seventy years, Jason Knirck recounts the compelling story of the nationalist politics that produced the Irish Revolution, the tortuous treaty negotiations, and... more...

  • Michael Collins's Intelligence Warby Michael T Foy

    The History Press 2013; US$ 14.57

    Michael Collins if often thought of as Ireland's lost leader: a man born into a revolutionary environment who became a skilled statesman and military leader. Michael Foy's book looks in depth at Collins's key role in the Anglo Irish War. It is based on primary sources which have not been accessed by previous historians. more...