The Story Of Ireland: Pocket Guide
A pocket-sized version of the award-winning book! A spectacular tour of Ireland’s history, from the ice age to the present day. Beautifully illustrated and a great read - essential for every classroom and library and the perfect gift!
We are going on a long mysterious journey to find out what we can about the Island of Ireland…
The Story of Ireland begins 'After the Ice' and lasts 9000 years. It tells the story of the whole island and its people. The book's 27 chapters chronicle the big picture of invasions, wars, Christianity, famine and a divided island, mixed with tales of Celtic head hunters, mysterious stone tombs, the Vikings, the black death, life in castles, the Titanic tragedy, music, mobiles and computers. When it ends a new story is just beginning.
New pocket-sized hardback edition of the award-winning, must-have book at a great price. Included in the International Youth Library's White Ravens 2008 collection and winner of the Irish Children's Book of the Year (Irish Book Awards) 2008.
|Publisher||The O'Brien Press|
|Publication date||29 Jan 2010|