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The Oxford History of Ireland

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by R. F. Foster

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
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Open LibraryOL7383237M
ISBN 10019280202X
ISBN 109780192802026

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This work stresses the ancient, rooted nature of Irish culture, but also looks beyond received ideas of Irish history to explore the patterns of fragmentation and change which have been The text is supplemented with a chronology of Irish history, and maps. Written by a team of scholars--all of whom are native to Ireland--this book offers the most authoritative account of Irish history yet published for the general reader. Now available in a smaller, more convenient format, the widely praised and astonishingly in-depth Oxford History of Ireland offers readers the definitive companion to Irish lore.

Cambridge Core - British History: General Interest - The Cambridge History of Ireland - edited by James Kelly.   Goodness, so many books! If you are looking for a comprehensive, single-volume survey of Irish history, I can recommend Thomas Bartlett's Ireland: A History (Cambridge, ). He writes in a breezy, readable style and covers the subject thoroughly.


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The thousand years explored in this book witnessed developments in the history of Ireland that resonate to this day. Interspersing narrative with detailed analysis of key themes, the first volume in the Cambridge History of Ireland presents the latest thinking on key aspects of the medieval Irish.

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For the first time, it offers a history of the Irish book as a created object situated in a world of communications 3/5(3). The long-contested question of Irish identity and its relation to language is also fruitfully examined. The text of this book, originally published in The Oxford Illustrated History of Ireland, is usefully supplemented with a chronology of Irish history, maps, /5().

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The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume IV: The Irish Book in English, James H. Murphy Abstract.

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This book embraces all the written and printed traditions and heritages of Ireland and places them in the global context of a worldwide interest in book histories.The Young Oxford History of Britain Ireland Book Summary: This is a history of Britain and Ireland for young people, illustrated in colour and black and white, including contemporary documents, paintings and photographs, artefacts and archaeological sites.

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