History: Book Series

Longman History of Ireland

  • Consolidating Conquest

    Ireland 1603-1727, 1st Edition

    By Padraig Lenihan

    This groundbreaking and controversial new study tells the story of two nations in Ireland; an Irish Catholic nation and a Protestant nation, emerging from a blood-stained century.  This survey confronts the violence and enmity inherent in the consolidation of conquest. Lenihan contends that…

    Paperback – 2007-12-20
    Routledge
    Longman History of Ireland

  • Ireland in the Age of the Tudors, 1447-1603

    English Expansion and the End of Gaelic Rule, 2nd Edition

    By Steven G. Ellis

    The second edition of Steven Ellis's formidable work represents not only a survey, but also a critique of traditional perspectives on the making of modern Ireland.  It explores Ireland both as a frontier society divided between English and Gaelic worlds, and also as a problem of government…

    Paperback – 1998-11-19
    Routledge
    Longman History of Ireland