Medieval Ireland: An Encyclopedia
Routledge, Jan 15, 2005 - History - 580 pages
Medieval Ireland: An Encyclopedia brings together in one authoritative resource the multiple facets of life in Ireland before and after the Anglo-Norman invasion of 1169, from the sixth to sixteenth century. Multidisciplinary in coverage, this A–Z reference work provides information on historical events, economics, politics, the arts, religion, intellectual history, and many other aspects of the period.
With over 345 essays ranging from 250 to 2,500 words, Medieval Ireland paints a lively and colorful portrait of the time.
For a full list of entries, contributors, and more, visit the Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages website.
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Adomnán Advanced Studies Áed AngloIrish AngloNorman Invasion Annals Archaeological Armagh bishop Book Book of Leinster Brehon Law Brigit Cashel castles Celtic chief governor Christian chronicles Clonmacnoise Cogitosus Colum Cille Connacht Cork Cormac County coyne and livery crannogs Dál Cais death Desmond Domnall Dublin Institute dynasty earl earliest Early Irish early medieval ecclesiastical edited eighth century England English Eóganachta evidence Four Courts Press Further Reading Gaelic Henry History immrama Institute for Advanced Irish Church Irish law John John’s justiciar Kells Kildare Kilkenny king’s kingship lands later Latin Leinster Limerick London lord lordship Lordship of Ireland MacCarthaig manuscript Martyrology Meath Medieval Ireland medieval Irish medieval period Middle Ages monastery monastic Munster ninth century Patrick poems References and Further Richard Royal Irish Academy saints settlement seventh century Society surviving synod Tairrdelbach thirteenth century tradition túath twelfth century Ua Briain Ua Conchobair Uí Dúnlainge Uí Néill Ulaid Ulster Viking Waterford