Seán Duffy, the general editor of the bestselling Atlas of Irish History, has written a text of exceptional clarity. Duffy stresses the enduring themes of his story: the long cultural continuity; the central importance of Ireland's relationships with Britain and mainland Europe; and the intractability of the ethnic and national divisions in modern Ulster. As a specialist in medieval Irish history, he gives the earlier period its due treatment - unlike most such surveys - thus introducing these recurring themes at an early stage.
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ISBN/EAN 9780717138104
Author Seán Duffy
Publisher Gill Books
Publication date 26 Oct 2005
Format Paperback with flaps
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The Concise History Of Ireland

Clearly and beautifully written account of Irish history, from the medieval period to the twentieth century.
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