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A concise history of Ireland

  • 192 Pages
  • 3.29 MB
  • English
Thames and Hudson , New York, N.Y
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StatementMáire and Conor Cruise O"Brien.
ContributionsO"Brien, Conor Cruise, 1917-
LC ClassificationsDA911 .O24 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2871420M
ISBN 100500273790
LC Control Number84052645

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P.W. Joyce was an Irish historian known for his in depth research of the history of Ireland. A Concise History of Ireland provides an in depth summary of Irish history spanning from ancient times all the way to the potato famine in the 's.

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This book concentrates on four events in particular: the Catholic revolt against Elizabeth; the Battle of the Boyne, which established the Protestant Ascendancy; the impact of the French Revolution; and the fall from power of Charles Stewart Parnell. item 8 A Concise History of Ireland (Hardback or Cased Book) 8 - A Concise History of Ireland (Hardback or Cased Book) $ Free shipping.

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