History: Irish History

  • Housing, Architecture and the Edge Condition: Dublin is building, 1935 - 1975 book cover

    Housing, Architecture and the Edge Condition

    Dublin is building, 1935 - 1975

    By Ellen Rowley

    This book presents an architectural overview of Dublin’s mass-housing building boom from the 1930s to the 1970s. During this period, Dublin Corporation built tens of thousands of two-storey houses, developing whole communities from virgin sites and green fields at the city’s edge, while tentatively…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • The History of the Irish Famine book cover

    The History of the Irish Famine

    Edited by Christine Kinealy, Jason King, Gerard Moran

    The Great Irish Famine remains one of the most lethal famines in modern world history and a watershed moment in the development of modern Ireland – socially, politically, demographically and culturally. In the space of only four years, Ireland lost twenty-five per cent of its population as a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09 
    Routledge

  • The History of the Irish Famine: Volume I: The Great Irish Famine book cover

    The History of the Irish Famine

    Volume I: The Great Irish Famine

    Edited by Christine Kinealy

    The Great Irish Famine remains one of the most lethal famines in modern world history and a watershed moment in the development of modern Ireland – socially, politically, demographically and culturally. In the space of only four years, Ireland lost twenty-five per cent of its population as a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09 
    Routledge

  • The History of the Irish Famine: Volume II: Emigration and the Great Irish Famine book cover

    The History of the Irish Famine

    Volume II: Emigration and the Great Irish Famine

    Edited by Gerard Moran

    The Great Irish Famine remains one of the most lethal famines in modern world history and a watershed moment in the development of modern Ireland – socially, politically, demographically and culturally. In the space of only four years, Ireland lost twenty-five per cent of its population as a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09 
    Routledge

  • The History of the Irish Famine: Volume III: The Irish Famine Migration Narratives: Eye-Witness Testimonies and Survivor Stories book cover

    The History of the Irish Famine

    Volume III: The Irish Famine Migration Narratives: Eye-Witness Testimonies and Survivor Stories

    Edited by Jason King

    The Great Irish Famine remains one of the most lethal famines in modern world history and a watershed moment in the development of modern Ireland – socially, politically, demographically and culturally. In the space of only four years, Ireland lost twenty-five per cent of its population as a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09 
    Routledge

  • The History of the Irish Famine: Volume IV: Forgotten Famines: Subsistence Crises Before and After the Great Famine book cover

    The History of the Irish Famine

    Volume IV: Forgotten Famines: Subsistence Crises Before and After the Great Famine

    Edited by Christine Kinealy, Gerard Moran

    The Great Irish Famine remains one of the most lethal famines in modern world history and a watershed moment in the development of modern Ireland – socially, politically, demographically and culturally. In the space of only four years, Ireland lost twenty-five per cent of its population as a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09 
    Routledge

  • Charles Pelham Villiers: Aristocratic Victorian Radical book cover

    Charles Pelham Villiers: Aristocratic Victorian Radical

    By Roger Swift

    This book provides the first biographical study of Charles Pelham Villiers (1802-1898), whose long UK parliamentary career spanned numerous government administrations under twenty different prime ministers. An aristocrat from a privileged background, Villiers was elected to Parliament as a Radical…

    Paperback – 2018-09-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • Dynamics of Political Change in Ireland: Making and Breaking a Divided Island book cover

    Dynamics of Political Change in Ireland

    Making and Breaking a Divided Island

    Edited by Niall Ó Dochartaigh, Katy Hayward, Elizabeth Meehan

    This book examines the interrelated dynamics of political action, ideology and state structures in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, emphasising the wider UK and European contexts in which they are nested. It makes a significant and unique contribution to wider European and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Frederick Douglass and Ireland: In His Own Words book cover

    Frederick Douglass and Ireland

    In His Own Words

    Edited by Christine Kinealy

    Frederick Douglass spent four months in Ireland at the end of 1845 that proved to be, in his own words, ‘transformative’. He reported that for the first time in his life he felt like a man, and not a chattel. Whilst in residence, he became a spokesperson for the abolition movement, but by the time…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

  • Frederick Douglass and Ireland: In His Own Words book cover

    Frederick Douglass and Ireland

    In His Own Words

    Edited by Christine Kinealy

    Frederick Douglass spent four months in Ireland at the end of 1845 that proved to be, in his own words, ‘transformative’. He reported that for the first time in his life he felt like a man, and not a chattel. Whilst in residence, he became a spokesperson for the abolition movement, but by the time…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

  • Frederick Douglass and Ireland: In His Own Words book cover

    Frederick Douglass and Ireland

    In His Own Words

    Edited by Christine Kinealy

    Frederick Douglass spent four months in Ireland at the end of 1845 that proved to be, in his own words, ‘transformative’. He reported that for the first time in his life he felt like a man, and not a chattel. Whilst in residence, he became a spokesperson for the abolition movement, but by the time…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

  • Serving France, Ireland and England: Ruvigny, Earl of Galway, 1648–1720 book cover

    Serving France, Ireland and England

    Ruvigny, Earl of Galway, 1648–1720

    By Marie M. Léoutre

    This book assesses the service of Henri de Ruvigny, later earl of Galway, in France until the revocation of the edict of Nantes in 1685, his central role in transforming Ireland in the aftermath of the Glorious Revolution, and his service of the British monarchy as administrator, military commander…

    Hardback – 2018-06-07
    Routledge
    Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750

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