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A Brief History of Ireland (Brief History)

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Providing a broad narrative and relating the central events that have shaped the country, A Brief History of Ireland touches on all aspects of Ireland's history, including political, economic, cultural, social, and foreign affairs. Recounting this country's long history from the arrival of the Celts to recent economic developments that have brought booming prosperity and social change A Brief History of Ireland notes what makes Ireland unique among nations, including noteworthy contributions made by the Irish.

Coverage includes:

-Pagan Ireland

-The arrival of Christianity

-Viking and Norman invasions

-Protestant power

-The Great Famine

-The struggle for independence

-Political division of Ireland

-Modern Ireland and its new role in the world

-Irish culture and society.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816075164
Author:
State, Paul F.
Publisher:
Facts on File
Subject:
History
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ireland History.
Subject:
History - Europe
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Series:
Brief History
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
9.00x6.10x1.20 in. 1.75 lbs.
Age Level:
14-17

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Children's » Nonfiction » World History » General
History and Social Science » Europe » Ireland » General
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