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Angela's Ashes: A Memoir
Angela's Ashes: A Memoir
by Frank Mccourt
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andlt;iandgt; "When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish... (read more)

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Danny Boy
Danny Boy
by Malachy Mccourt
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In this delightful volume, Malachy McCourt takes readers on a surprising and emotional journey, centered around one of the most enduring songs in history. Exploring the mysteries of 'Danny Boy,' a song with roots in distant centuries, this tribute... (read more)

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The Great Irish Famine (Thomas Davis Lecture Series)
The Great Irish Famine (Thomas Davis Lecture Series)
by Cathal Poirteir
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The first U.S. edition of what has been described as the "most representative way into the famine debate" -- The World of... (read more)

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The Harbor Boys: A Memoir
The Harbor Boys: A Memoir
by Hugo Hamilton
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From the author of The Speckled People, one of the most lyrical and powerful memoirs of recent times, comes an exploration of another crucial moment in his early life: the summer he spent working at a harbor close to his home in Dublin, at a time of... (read more)

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An honest A-Z for tourists, full of sharp satire and wit.... (read more)

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The Great Shame
The Great Shame
by Thomas Keneally
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Detailed look at the three main reasons the Irish population halved in the nineteenth century; the famine, the diaspora, and the transportation of political activists to Australia. "An important book for anyone interested in the forces of idealism and... (read more)

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Vanishing Kingdoms: Irish Chiefs and Their Families
Vanishing Kingdoms: Irish Chiefs and Their Families
by Walter Curley
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This book is a meditiation on aristocracy and its history in Ireland, and a brief account of twenty recognized Chiefs of the Name. Three, The O'Brien, The O'Conor Don and The O'Neill, have legitimate claims to Ireland's High Kingship. The stories of... (read more)

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Almost There
Almost There
by Nuala Ofaolain
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Nuala O'Faolain burst upon the literary scene in 1998 with Are You Somebody?, a fiercely candid account of her youth and adulthood that became a surprise bestseller around the world. Almost There begins at that moment when O'Faolain's life began to... (read more)

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God and the Gun: The Church and Irish Terrorism
God and the Gun: The Church and Irish Terrorism
by Martin Dillon
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In this astonishing and at times terrifying book, acclaimed writer and political commentator Martin Dillon examines for the first time the true role of religion in the conflict in Northern Ireland. He interviewed those directly involved--terrorists like... (read more)

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That Was the Way of It
That Was the Way of It
by P J Devlin
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Paddy Devlin was born nearly a hundred years ago in the Rock, a district about three miles north of Buncrana in Inishowen, County Donegal. He experienced life as a hired servant boy in Tyrone, Donegal and Derry, a labourer in Britain, a peacetime soldier... (read more)

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Paddy's Lament, Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to Hatred
Paddy's Lament, Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to Hatred
by Thomas Gallagher
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Ireland in the mid-1800s was primarily a population of peasants, forced to live on a single, moderately nutritious crop: potatoes. Suddenly, in 1846, an unknown and uncontrollable disease turned the potato crop to inedible slime, and all Ireland was... (read more)

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The Event and Its Terrors: Ireland, Famine, Modernity (Cultural Memory in the Present)
The Event and Its Terrors: Ireland, Famine, Modernity (Cultural Memory in the Present)
by Stuart Mclean
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The Event and its Terrors undertakes a critical reimagining of one of the major events of Irish history—the Great Famine of the 1840s—and of its subsequent legacies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, past and present, it considers... (read more)

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Its a Long Way From Penny Apples
Its a Long Way From Penny Apples
by Bill Cullen
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Tis better to be born lucky than rich.... There are many ways to confront tragedy and hard times. Angela's Ashes, Frank McCourt's tragic--and ultimately uplifting--tale of how one man overcame adversity and found happiness in the New World is a... (read more)

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It's a Long Way from Penny Apples
It's a Long Way from Penny Apples
by Bill Cullen
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Tis better to be born lucky than rich.... There are many ways to confront tragedy and hard times. Angela's Ashes, Frank McCourt's tragic--and ultimately uplifting--tale of how one man overcame adversity and found happiness in the New World is a... (read more)

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The Longest War: Northern Ireland's Troubled History
The Longest War: Northern Ireland's Troubled History
by Marc Mulholland
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"The Troubles" in Northern Ireland have proved to be one of the most intractable conflicts in Europe since the Second World War, consistently attracting international attention, particularly from the United States. This highly readable exploration of the... (read more)

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Consumed in Freedom's Flame: A Novel of Ireland's Struggle for Freedom, 1916-1921
Consumed in Freedom's Flame: A Novel of Ireland's Struggle for Freedom, 1916-1921
by Cathal Liam
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Consumed in Freedom's Flame is the exciting story of a fictional hero, Aran Roe O'Neill, and his resolute commitment to Ireland and its quest for independence. He personifies the courageous resistance of generations of Irishmen and women to English... (read more)

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Diaries of Ireland: An Anthology 1590-1987
Diaries of Ireland: An Anthology 1590-1987
by Mel Lenox Conyngham
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This is a treasure-trove of revealing episodes about things high and low in Ireland since the 1590's. Here is Ireland's past distilled -- poignant personal narratives and privileged moments, human behavior recorded in its infinite variety, voices... (read more)

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Sun dancing :a medieval vision
Sun dancing :a medieval vision
by Geoffrey Moorhouse
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Some eight miles off the coast of Kerry lie the Skelligs, two sheer rocks. The largest of these, Skellig Michael, is where, according to legend, the Archangel Michael appeared to St Patrick and was home, for 600 years, to a monastery. This book tells the... (read more)

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Quench the Lamp
Quench the Lamp
by Alice Taylor
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If ever a voice has captured the colors, the rhythms, the rich, bittersweet emotions of a time gone by, it is Alice Taylor's. Her tales of childhood in rural Ireland hark back to a timeless past, to a world now lost, but ever and fondly remembered. The... (read more)

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Quench the Lamp
Quench the Lamp
by Alice Taylor
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Following on from "To School Through the Fields", this book looks at the author's girlhood growing up on a farm in Ireland.... (read more)

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