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The Great Shame: And the Triumph of the Irish in the English-Speaking World
The Great Shame: And the Triumph of the Irish in the English-Speaking World
by Thomas Keneally
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In The Great Shame, Thomas Keneally--the bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author of Schindler's List--combines the authority of a brilliant historian and the narrative grace of a great novelist to present a gripping account of the Irish diaspora. <BR&... (read more)

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Tea and Green Ribbons: A Memoir
Tea and Green Ribbons: A Memoir
by Evelyn Doyle
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In the slums of Dublin in 1953, Evelyn Doyle's mother ran off with a lover, abandoning her family and leaving Evelyn's father to care for six children. Already struggling to support his children as a painter and decorator, Desmond Doyle faced the fact... (read more)

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McCarthy's Bar: A Journey of Discovery in Ireland
McCarthy's Bar: A Journey of Discovery in Ireland
by Pete Mccarthy
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The #1 Irish Bestseller Despite the many exotic places Pete McCarthy has visited, he finds that nowhere else can match the particular magic of Ireland, his mother's homeland.  In McCarthy's Bar, his journey begins in Cork and continues along the... (read more)

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Belfast Diary: War as a Way of Life
Belfast Diary: War as a Way of Life
by John Conroy
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Resolution of intractable problems around the world requires understanding ordinary people as well as leaders. This street-level view of Northern Ireland provides the best explanation of the twenty-five-year conflict.... (read more)

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How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe
How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe
by Thomas Cahill
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The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the untold story of Ireland's role in maintaining Western culture while the Dark Ages settled on Europe. Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick's... (read more)

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Hope Against History
Hope Against History
by Jack Holland
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In Northern Ireland, the conflicting claims and aspirations of Catholic and Protestant, nationalist and unionist, republican and loyalist grate against each other, at each turn escalating the potential for renewed death and destruction. Hope for a... (read more)

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Islandman
Islandman
by Tomas Ocrohan
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Tomas O'Crohan was born on the Great Blasket Island in 1865 and died there in 1937, a great master of his native Irish. He shared to the full the perilous life of a primitive community, yet possessed a shrewd and humorous detachment that enabled him to... (read more)

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Irish Dreams
Irish Dreams
by Steven Rothfeld
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They are merry and mournful, comic and poignant, dwelling on the everyday and the primordial. . . So writes Edna O'Brien of the beautiful photographs in Irish Dreams. In this romantic voyage, Steven Rothfeld pairs his dreamy Polaroid transfer prints with... (read more)

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Farewell To Arms From Long War To Long Peace in Northern Ireland
Farewell To Arms From Long War To Long Peace in Northern Ireland
by Michael Cox
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The last decade has been the most momentous in Northern Ireland's checkered history--a 30 year war finally and painfully began to wind down, starting in August 1994 with the first Republican cease-fire and concluding more than three years later with the... (read more)

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Green Flag : a History of Irish Nationalism Volumes I-III (72 Edition)
Green Flag : a History of Irish Nationalism Volumes I-III (72 Edition)
by Robert Kee
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Covering Irish history from the beginnings of Irish Nationalism through 1973, Robert Kee's treatment ranges from the Protestant Plantations through Wolfe Tone and the Great Famine to the founding of the Fenian Movement and the Irish Free State. His... (read more)

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Atlas of Irish History
Atlas of Irish History
by Sean Duffy
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Explore the story of Eire, Ireland, a nation and people of powerful independence, pride, and culture. Forty-five double-page spreads frame all major events in the island's history with authoritative but accessible text, period art and photos, and... (read more)

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Mick : Real Michael Collins (06 Edition)
Mick : Real Michael Collins (06 Edition)
by Peter Hart
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Few leaders in history have been as mythologized as Michael Collins. Before his death at 31, he had fought in the Easter Rising, organized the IRA and out-spied British intelligence, negotiated the Anglo-Irish Treaty, and run the first independent... (read more)

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Irish History of Civilization Volume 2
Irish History of Civilization Volume 2
by Don Akenson
About the Author
Don Akenson is the author of numerous books including Surpassing Wonder: The Invention of the Bible and the Talmuds (nominated for the Governor General's Award) and most recently Some Family: The Mormons and How Humanity Keeps Track of Itself. He... (read more)

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Secret History of the Ira (02 Edition)
Secret History of the Ira (02 Edition)
by Ed Moloney
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Filled with disclosures and based on the author's unprecedented access to the Irish Republican Army, this explosive book sparked controversy when it was first published in hardcover. Delving deeply into the inner workings, furtive plots, and deadly... (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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A warm tale of growing up in Dublin in the 50s and 60s. A true life rags to riches family saga. The number one Irish bestseller with 30,000 hardback copies sold. "a racy portrait of Catholic community solidarity and a family that refused to be ground... (read more)

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Ireland's Women: Writings Past and Present
Ireland's Women: Writings Past and Present
by Katie Donovan
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This is the first volume of its kind to present a collection of writings by and about Ireland's women. From Queen Maeve of Connaught to President Mary Robinson, this book presents Irish women as their compatriots--men and women both--have described and... (read more)

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The Burning of Bridget Cleary: A True Story
The Burning of Bridget Cleary: A True Story
by Angela Bourke
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In 1895, Bridget Cleary, a strong-minded and independent young woman, disappeared from her house in rural Tipperary. At first her family claimed she had been taken by fairies-but then her badly burned body was found in a shallow grave. Bridget's husband,... (read more)

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Bobby Sands: Writings from Prison
Bobby Sands: Writings from Prison
by Bobby Sands
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Bobby Sands died in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh on 5 May 1981 after sixty-six days on hunger strike. He was world-famous by the time of his death, having being elected to the British Parliament while on hunger strike. In prison, Sands secretly wrote on... (read more)

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Malachy McCourt's History of Ireland
Malachy McCourt's History of Ireland
by Malachy Mccourt
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In the successful tradition of Thomas Cahill’s modern-day classic, How the Irish Saved Civilization, here is an authoritative and completely engaging one-volume account of Irish history by County Limerick native, gifted storyteller, and bestselling... (read more)

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The Aran Islands
The Aran Islands
by John M Synge
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Playwright John M. Synge visited an isolated group of islands west of Ireland, where he drew inspiration from local folklore and anecdotes. This memorable record of Synge's days amid the islanders and their tales of fairies and Celtic... (read more)

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