A Short History of Ireland by John O'Beirne Ranelagh

By John O'Beirne Ranelagh

This 3rd variation of John O'Beirne Ranelagh's vintage background of eire comprises modern political and monetary occasions in addition to the newest archaeological and DNA discoveries. Comprehensively revised and up to date all through, it considers Irish historical past from the earliest instances in the course of the Celts, Cromwell, plantations, famine, Independence, the Omagh bomb, peace tasks, and monetary cave in. It profiles the most important gamers in Irish background from Diarmuid MacMurrough to Gerry Adams and casts new gentle at the occasions, North and South, that experience formed eire this day. Ireland's position within the sleek international and its courting with Britain, the us and Europe is usually tested with a clean and unique eye. around the world curiosity in eire maintains to extend, yet while it as soon as interested in violence in Northern eire, the tumultuous monetary occasions within the South have opened clean debates and drawn clean curiosity. it is a new historical past for a brand new era.

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