A History of Ireland: From the Earliest Times to 1922, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

A History of Ireland

From the Earliest Times to 1922, 1st Edition

By Edmund Curtis


380 pages

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Starting in about 6000 BC, Peter Somerset Fry and Fiona Somerset Fry present a concise and enjoyable history of Ireland taking the story up to the 1980s. `A welcome introduction.' - Belfast Telegraph


, … a welcome introduction for those wishing to embark on a more detailed study.' - Belfast Telegraph

Table of Contents

1. Migrations and Monuments: The First 6000 Years 2. Celts and Christians 3. The Viking Contribution 4. The Coming of the Normans 5. Two Nations 6. Tudor Colonists 7. The Irish Dispossessed 8. The Protestant Ascendancy 9. Union 10. The Great Famine 11. The Struggle for Home Rule 12. Blood Sacrifice 13. The Road to Freedom 14. Partition

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Europe / Ireland