By John O'Beirne Ranelagh
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This 3rd variation of John O'Beirne Ranelagh's vintage heritage of eire contains modern political and financial occasions in addition to the newest archaeological and DNA discoveries. Comprehensively revised and up-to-date all through, it considers Irish background from the earliest occasions in the course of the Celts, Cromwell, plantations, famine, Independence, the Omagh bomb, peace projects, and fiscal cave in.
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